Sahara Occidental

PM. David Cameron urged to intervene to bring justice to Haidala (letter)

London, 05/06/2015 (SPS).- “Friends of Western Sahara”, a British NGO based in north Wales, has stressed on the urgent need to intervene before the Moroccan authorities to bring justice to Takbar Haddi, the mother of Mohamed Lamine Haidala, a young Saharawi who was killed by Moroccan settlers.

Sahrawi people determined to continue struggle until independence

Algiers, November 24, 2014 (SPS) - The Ambassador of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) to Algiers, Ibrahim Ghali underlined Sunday in Algiers the determination of the Sahrawi people to continue their struggle against the Moroccan occupying forces until they snatch freedom and independence.
Speaking at Echaab Forum, Ghali said "the Sahrawi people are ready to make huge sacrifices and continue their struggle, but are still committed to the peaceful struggle to exercise their right to self-determination, freedom and independence."

Death of Saharawi political prisoner: Angry, peaceful protests in occupied Dakhla

Dakhla (Occupied Territories), September 30, 2014 (SPS) - Angry but peaceful protests have been recorded Monday in the occupied town of Dakhla, following the announcement of the death of Saharawi political prisoner, member of the Saharawi Association Against Torture, Hasnet El-Wali, at the local military hospital, because of medical negligence.
Peaceful demonstrations have been staged in different streets of the city to condemn the crime, which further extends the list of crimes perpetrated by the Moroccan regime against Saharawi people.

Presidency of Republic announces Wednesday a national mourning following the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez

Shahid Alhafed,March06,2013(SPS) the presidency of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic announced Wednesday  a national mourning following the death of President of the Republic of Venezuela ,Hugo Chavez.

Ban Ki-moon: le colonialisme n’a pas sa place dans le monde moderne

New York, 21 fév 2013 (SPS) – Le Secrétaire général de l’ONU, M. Ban Ki-moon, a exhorté jeudi le Comité onusien de décolonisation à faire preuve de plus d’efficacité dans son processus de décolonisation, soutenant que ‘’le colonialisme n’a pas sa place dans le monde moderne.’’

Sit-in in front of Moroccan Embassy in Pretoria denouncing military court of Gdeim Izik group

Pretoria (South Africa) Feb07, 2013(SPS) the South African movement of solidarity with the Sararawi People, on Tuesday organized a sit-in before Moroccan Embassy in Pretoria,in conclusion of its awareness campaign in framework of international solidarity with 24 sharawi political prisoners known as Gdeim izik group whom facing Moroccan military court in the coming days.

UN allocates financial assistance to Sahrawi refugees

New York, January 22, 2013 (SPS) The United Nations humanitarian chief Valerie Amos, on Monday  announced the allocation of some $100 million from an emergency account to boost operations in 12 poorly- funded crises including the Sahrawi refugees in the Tindouf camps (Algeria).
The UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) selected 12 countries on the basis of the severity of humanitarian need and an analysis of funding levels.  

President of Republic received leader of Sinn Fein

Dublin, Oct 25, 2012 (SPS) - President of the Republic, Secretary General  Polisario Front,  Mohamed Abdelaziz was received by the leader of the second largest opposition party in Ireland (Sinn Fein), Gerry Adams, according to sources close to the presidential delegation.

Rally in Paris to demand releasing Sahrawi political prisoners

Paris, Oct 19, 2012 (SPS) - Associations for the defence of human rights, trade unions and French political parties called for a rally next Saturday in Paris to demand form French government, European Union and the United Nations to "act" for the release of Sahrawi political prisoners, organizers said Thursday.

Saharawi community in France commemorates 36th anniversary of SADR

Monte laJolie (France), March1, 2012 (SPS)  the Saharawi community in France celebrated Wednesday in Mount laJolie(France) , the 36th  anniversary of the proclamation of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) in the presence of the Sahrawi human rights and former political prisoner, Mohamed Cheikh Elmoutawakil, according to a communiqué reached  SPS.


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