Start of V academic days on Western Sahara conflict in Baleares

Mallorca (Spain), October 25, 2014 (SPS) – The V academic days on the conflict in Western Sahara began Friday in the Balearic Islands, Spain, October 24-25, at the auditorium of the University building Sa Riera.

Commencement of political conferences for election of secretaries of local and primary branches

Shaheed Elhafed, October 25, 2014 (SPS) – The political conferences for the election of thesecretaries of the local and primary branches for the year 2014 kicked off Saturday in all constituencies and municipalities in the Sahrawi refugee camps.
The political conferencesaim at strengthening and activating the performance of the branches and bodies of political organization and involving the population in the camps in the renewal of structures and choosing their political leader on the basis of efficiency.

Documentary "Raíces y Clamor" exhibited in British House of Commons

 London, October 25, 2014 (SPS) - The British House of Commons will host Monday documentary "Raíces y Clamor", which reflects the struggle of the Saharawi people.
The event which takes place at 18:00 is organized by International Organization "Liberation", and directed by Sahrawi Ebbaba Hameida Hafed who is accompanied by Maggie Bowden, General Secretary of International Organization "Liberation".

British Library launches collection of Sahrawi songs on its website

 London, October 25, 2014 (SPS) – The British Librarylaunched recently on its website on the internet a collection of Sahrawi national songs, according to the Polisario Front representation in Britain.
The British Library confirmed that the collection includes diversities of Sahrawi songs, traditional, revolutionary and modern, with the aim of showing the “richness of the cultural heritage of the Saharawi people, who lived in exile since 1975”.

Fourth anniversary of fall of 1st martyr in Gdeim Izik epic

Chahid Al Hafed (refugee camps), Oct 24, 2014 (SPS) - Today, October 24th, marks the 4th anniversary of the fall of the first martyr in the heroic epic of Gdeim Izik, a Saharawi protect camp violently dismantled by Moroccan occupying forces on 8 November 2010.

The 14-year-old young Saharawi child, Najem Al-Garhi, fell a martyr, after Moroccan occupying forces fired live bullets at him.

Diplomat Abba Malainin discusses Saharawi human rights with Amnesty International officials

Copenhagen (Denmark) Oct 23, 2014 (SPS) - POLISARIO Representative in Denmark, Mr. Abba Malainin, on Thursday held talks with Mr. Joakim Lundström, Political Advisor and Team leader Policy at Amnesty International - Denmark branch.

The meeting was an opportunity to the Saharawi Diplomat to unveil Morocco’s ongoing brutal and systematic violations against the Saharawi’s political, social and economical rights in the occupied territories of Western Sahara.

Italian Senate adopts two motions of support to Western Sahara

Rome, Oct 23, 2014 (SPS) - Two motions of support for the Saharawi cause were adopted by the Upper House of the Italian Republic, according to the resolutions published in Rome by the institution.

Both motions commit the Italian government to “activating” internationally so as the mandate of MINURSO will be updated on the basis of the most recent similar models approved by the Security Council, including in particular the specific tasks in the area of human rights, say the resolutions of which APS obtained a copy Thursday.

CODESA meets representatives of US Embassy in Rabat

El Aaiún (occupied territories), Oct 23, 2014 (SPS) - A delegation of the Collective of Saharawi Human Rights Defenders (CODESA) on Wednesday evening held talks in El Aaiún, capital of Western Sahara, with the Political Adviser and his deputy at the U.S. Embassy in Rabat.

The 45-minute discussion focused on the terrible situation of human rights in the occupied territories of Western Sahara, said a statement of CODESA.

Slovenia renews support to self-determination of Saharawi people

Ljubljana, Oct 23, 2014 (SPS) - Chairman of the Slovenian Parliament’s External Relations Committee, Jozef Horvat, reaffirmed his country’s support to the right of the Saharawi people to self-determination, voicing support to UN-led mediation to find a peaceful solution to the conflict if Western Sahara.

Murcia University organizes days of solidarity with Saharawi people

Murcia (Spain), Oct 22, 2014 (SPS) - Polisario Front Representation in collaboration with the University of Murcia will organize the 3rd edition of the days of solidarity with the Saharawi people, in the period from 28 until 31 October 2014.

In the aim to ensure the success of the programme of political and cultural activities of the scheduled for the event, Saharawi Representative to Murcia, Mohamed Labat Mustafa, met with Mr. Bernardo Cáscales Salinas, Vice-president of Murcia University in charge of International Coordination.


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