http://www.spsrasd.info/en/homepage/%252F en Saharawi territories are contaminated with more than 5 million anti-personnel mines (ambassador) http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/saharawi-territories-are-contaminated-more-5-million-anti-personnel-mines-ambassador <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-photo-depeche"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/sites/default/files/imagecache/icone/CSC_0208.JPG" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Algiers</strong>, Oct 21, 2014 (SPS) - Occupied Saharawi territories are contaminated with more than 5 million anti-personnel mines, planted by Moroccan occupying regime, said Tuesday in Algiers Mr. Brahim Ghali, Ambassador of the Saharawi Republic (SADR) in Algiers.</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/saharawi-territories-are-contaminated-more-5-million-anti-personnel-mines-ambassador" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:47:09 +0000 dadah mohamed mulud 22350 at http://www.spsrasd.info Human Rights Council strengthened by strong supporters of Saharawi people http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/human-rights-council-strengthened-strong-supporters-saharawi-people <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-photo-depeche"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/sites/default/files/imagecache/icone/607379.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Chahid Al Hafed</strong> (refugee camps), Oct 22, 2014 (SPS) - Human Right Council of the United Nations has been strengthened by new Member States, who are staunch supporters and advocates for the right of the Saharawi people to self-determination and freedom.</p> <p> The Council, in this respect, on Tuesday elected Nigeria, Botswana, El Salvador, Ghana and Bolivia, which are countries recognizing the Saharawi Republic (SADR) and maintains diplomatic relations with it.</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/human-rights-council-strengthened-strong-supporters-saharawi-people" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:06:19 +0000 dadah mohamed mulud 22346 at http://www.spsrasd.info Culture Ministry examines final preparation for ARTifariti 2014 http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/culture-ministry-examines-final-preparation-artifariti-2014 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-photo-depeche"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/sites/default/files/imagecache/icone/beshraia.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Seville </strong>(Andalusia, Spain), Oct 21, 2014 (SPS) - Minister of Culture Ms. Khadija Hamdi on Monday met with organizers of the 8th edition of the International Arts and Human Rights Encounters in the Western Sahara (known as; ARTifariti), to be held from 1 until 8 November 2014 in the Wilaya of Boujdour.</p> <p> Attended by ARTifariti Director, Fernando Peraita, and the Saharawi Representative Mr. Abidin Buchraya, the meeting was devoted to examine the final preparation for the event.</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/culture-ministry-examines-final-preparation-artifariti-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:55:45 +0000 dadah mohamed mulud 22340 at http://www.spsrasd.info RFK Center concerned over death of Saharawi political prisoner http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/rfk-center-concerned-over-death-saharawi-political-prisoner <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-photo-depeche"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/sites/default/files/imagecache/icone/logo-rfk.gif" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Washington </strong>DC, Oct 21, 2014 (SPS) - Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights has expressed concern over the death and unauthorized burial of the Saharawi political prisoner, Hassana El-Ouali, while in custody.</p> <p> In a statement issued on October 15, RFK Center President, Kerry kennedy, said the preventing the family to claim Hassana&rsquo;s remains only makes the Moroccan violation of human rights &ldquo;more abhorrent.&rdquo;</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/rfk-center-concerned-over-death-saharawi-political-prisoner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:17:40 +0000 dadah mohamed mulud 22337 at http://www.spsrasd.info Adala UK urges EU to hold Morocco to account for human rights abuses http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/adala-uk-urges-eu-hold-morocco-account-human-rights-abuses <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-photo-depeche"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/sites/default/files/imagecache/icone/68aea020a008eb6075c513daddea5561_400x400_2.jpeg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>London</strong>, Oct 21, 2014 (SPS) - The UK-based non-governmental organization, Adala, has called upon the European Union (EU) to hold the Kingdom of Morocco to account for its human rights violations against the Saharawi people.</p> <p> In a letter addressed to the 73 British MEP, Adala UK urged the MEP to use their influence to make known the issue of human rights violations that occur on a daily basis in occupied Western Sahara and to ensure that the EU holds its economic and political partner, the Kingdom of Morocco, to account for these.</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/adala-uk-urges-eu-hold-morocco-account-human-rights-abuses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:29:25 +0000 dadah mohamed mulud 22334 at http://www.spsrasd.info German association condemns continuous human rights violations in occupied Western Sahara http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/german-association-condemns-continuous-human-rights-violations-occupied-western-sahara <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-photo-depeche"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/sites/default/files/imagecache/icone/hassanna%20louali.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Berlin</strong>, October 20, 2014 (SPS) -&nbsp; The German association, Liberty for Western Sahara, has condemned the continuous violations of human rights in the occupied territories of Western Sahara, in a statement Sunday.<br /> &nbsp;<br /> In this context, the association mourned the Sahrawi prominent activist of human rights, member of the committee against torture, who died on September 27th, in the hospital in Dakhla, where he had been prisoner for three years and suffered torture. &nbsp;&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/german-association-condemns-continuous-human-rights-violations-occupied-western-sahara" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:23:35 +0000 hamdi salek 22327 at http://www.spsrasd.info Saharawi workers celebrate National Day of Workers http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/saharawi-workers-celebrate-national-day-workers <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-photo-depeche"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/sites/default/files/imagecache/icone/Untitled%203.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Shaheed Elhafed</strong>, October 20, 2014 (SPS) Saharawi workers celebrated Monday the workers&rsquo; National Day, which coincides with the operation of detonating the conveyor beltofBucraa phosphate in El Aaiun, on October 20, 1974, to stop the illegal exploitation of Saharawi resources.<br /> &nbsp;<br /> In a statement, the GeneralUnion of Saguia El Hamra and Rio de Oro (UGTSARIO) expressed its warmest felicitationto all Saharawi workers on this day and its solidarity and support tothe Saharawi workers in the occupied territories of Western Sahara.<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/saharawi-workers-celebrate-national-day-workers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:33:12 +0000 hamdi salek 22324 at http://www.spsrasd.info Sahrawi Committee for Human Rights expresses satisfaction at report of Human Rights Watch http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/sahrawi-committee-human-rights-expresses-satisfaction-report-human-rights-watch <p>&nbsp;<br /> <strong>&nbsp;Birlehlu</strong> (Liberated Territories), October 20, 2014 (SPS) - The Sahrawi National Committee for Human Rights has expressed its satisfaction at the report of Human Rights Watchon Saturday, which did not record any gross violations of human rights in the Sahrawi refugee camps. &nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/sahrawi-committee-human-rights-expresses-satisfaction-report-human-rights-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:02:53 +0000 hamdi salek 22322 at http://www.spsrasd.info Film on Sahrawi refugees’ situation screened in Brussels http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/film-sahrawi-refugees%E2%80%99-situation-screened-brussels <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-photo-depeche"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/sites/default/files/imagecache/icone/SOTC_0.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Brussels</strong> (Belgium), October 20, 2014 (SPS) - The screening of a film on the situation of the Sahrawi refugees, as part of the Festival of Liberties in Brussels, allowed to raise awareness about the difficult reality and situation in which the Sahrawi people live in the refugee camps and occupied territories, said the Belgian Committee of Support to Sahrawi People.<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/film-sahrawi-refugees%E2%80%99-situation-screened-brussels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:05:01 +0000 hamdi salek 22317 at http://www.spsrasd.info American NGO urgently calls for respect of human rights in occupied Western Sahara http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/american-ngo-urgently-calls-respect-human-rights-occupied-western-sahara <p><strong>Washington</strong>, October 20, 2014 (SPS) -The American organization (US-Western Sahara Foundation) launched an urgent appeal to the international community to ensure respect for the human rights situation in Western Sahara occupied by Morocco.<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/american-ngo-urgently-calls-respect-human-rights-occupied-western-sahara" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:57:02 +0000 hamdi salek 22315 at http://www.spsrasd.info