Western Sahara

Minister of Culture presents 12th edition of FISAHARA

 Shaheed Elhafed (Refugee Camps), April 26, 2015 (SPS) - Minister of Culture, Khadija Hamdi, presented Sunday the 12th edition of the Cinema Festival in Western Sahara, FISAHARA, which kicks off April 29, in the Wilaya of Dakhla, Sahrawi refugee camps, under the theme "Global Justice" in dedicated to the situation of human rights in Western Sahara.

African countries demand SADR participation at Conference of Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zones

New York, April 26, 2015 (SPS) - The African countries have demanded the participation of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) at the United Nations Conference of Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zones.
According to a press release from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the conference due to be held Friday at the United Nations headquarters in New York, was suspended as result to opposition from African countries to attempt by Morocco to disrupt the work of the conference intended to prevent the participation of the SADR.

SADR Permanent Representative to AU leads humanitarian assessment mission to Republic of South Sudan

Juba (South Sudan), 25 April, 2015 (SPS) - H.E. Mr Lamine BAALI, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) to the African Union and Ethiopia has led the African Union humanitarian assessment mission delegation to the Republic of South Sudan.
The mission took place from 19h to 25th April 2015 and has the opportunity to assess the situation of Internally Displaced Persons living in different camps in Juba, as well as, in refugee camps.

President of Republic receives Gernika Award for Peace and Reconciliation

Gernika (Spain), April 25, 2015 (SPS) - The President of the National Council, Khatri Adduh, will represent Sunday the President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Polisario Front, Mohamed Abdelaziz, at the ceremony of Gernika Award for peace and reconciliation in recognition of his commitment to peace in Western Sahara and the defense of human rights of the Saharawi people.

Universities of Tifariti and Mayor de Santiago sign bilateral cooperation protocol

Santiago (Chile), April 25, 2015 (SPS) The dean of the University of Tifariti, Khatari Hmoudi, has met with the presidents of universities in Chile in the framework of his working visit to Latin American universities.
The meetings focused on ways to deepen cooperation and exchanges in the fields of training, and programs between these universities in addition to other issues.

President of Republic congratulates his Tanzanian counterpart

Bir Lehlu (Liberated Territories) April 25, 2015 (SPS) - The President of the Republic, Mohamed Abdelaziz sent Saturday a congratulatory message to his Tanzanian counterpart, HE Dr. Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete, on the 51th anniversary of the proclamation of the United Republic of Tanzania.

SADR takes part in meeting of African Ministers of Social Development and Labour

 Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), April 24, 2015 (SPS) - The Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) participated in the first session of the Specialized Technical Committee on Social Development, Labour and Employment, held in Addis Ababa April 20-24, under the theme "social protection for inclusive development."

Minister of Health received by his Cuban counterpart

Havana, April 25, 2015 (SPS) -The Saharawi Minister of Health, Mohamed Lamin Daddi was received Thursday by his Cuban counterpart Roberto Morales Ojeda, on the occasion of the participation in the 2nd International Convention of Health in Cuba 2015, held in Havana from April 20 to 24.
During the meeting, the two ministers discussed various issues of common interest, especially cooperation agreements signed between the Saharawi Republic and Cuba in the field of health.

Ban's latest annual report on Western Sahara has been negotiated with Morocco (saharwi diplomat)

New York, 24/04/2015 (SPS).- Ban's latest annual report on Western Sahara "has been negotiated with Morocco », said on Thursday Ahmed Boukhari, Front Polisario’s representative to the United Nations, reported Asspociated Press.
Talking about the January phone call between Ban and Morocco's King Mohammed VI, Boukhari said Ban's latest annual report on Western Sahara "has been negotiated with Morocco ».

Polisario Front to reconsider cooperation with MINURSO if it abandons goal of its mission, says Khadad

New York, April 24, 2015 (SPS) - The Saharawi Coordinator with the United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO) M'hamed Khaddad said that the Polisario Front will reconsider its cooperation with MINURSO in case it will not fill its primary mission of holding a free, fair and impartial referendum in Western Sahara.


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