Demonstration of solidarity with Takbar Haddi in Argentina

Buenos Aires, May 31, 2015 (SPS) - Argentina has joined the international solidarity campaign with Takbar Haddi, who has entered her 18th day of hunger strike in front of the Moroccan consulate in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spain), to demand justice for her son killed by Moroccan settlers and police.

Re-establishment of Western Sahara parliamentary group in US Congress

Washington, June 02, 2015 (SPS) - The United States Congress has approved on Monday the U.S. parliamentary group of solidarity with the Saharawi people called “Western Sahara Caucus, after the group renewed its structures last November.

For a press release issued on Monday, presidency of the Caucus is now chaired by Congressmen John Conyers of the Democratic Party, and Mr. Joseph R. Pitts of the Republican Party.

Nigeria spares no effort for respect of Saharawi people's right to self-determination

Abuja (Nigeria), 31 May 2015 (SPS) - Nigeria will spare no effort to ensure respect of Western Sahara people's right to self-determination and liberty," President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria said while receiving Sunday Saharawi Prime Minister Abdelkader Taleb Oumar in Abuja.
 The Nigerian president said "Nigeria, through its history of support to peoples and liberation movements in Africa, will spare no effort to ensure respect for Saharawi people's right to self-determination and liberty."

President of Saharawi Red Crescent receives delegation of Handicap International

 Shaheed Elhafed, May 31, 2015 (SPS) - President of the Saharawi Red Crescent Bouhoubeini Yahya received Sunday at the headquarters of his organization a delegation of International Handicap, on a working visit for some days in the Saharawi refugee camps.
During the meeting, both sides exchanged views on the humanitarian needs of the Sahrawi refugees, in particular the disabled and mines victims.

President of Saharawi Red Crescent confirms break in humanitarian aid to Sahrawi refugee camps

Shaheed Elhafed (Refugee Camps), 31 May 2015 (SPS) - President of Sahrawi Red Crescent Bouhabeini Yahya confirmed Sunday the break in the arrival of humanitarian aid to the Saharawi refugee camps from the donor agencies, in reply to the national media on the results of the recent visit by a delegation of the embassies of the donor countries to the Sahrawi refugee camps, and what has been reported by the Spanish media that the government will increase its humanitarian aid to the Sahrawi refugees.

Tanzania reiterates its support to Sahrawi people’s right to self-determination

Dodoma (Tanzania)- Tanzanian Minister of Foreign Affairs Bernard Membe reaffirmed his country’s “strong opposition and condemnation” to the illegal occupation of Western Sahara by Morocco, reiterating Tanzania’s support to the Sahrawi people’s right to self-determination.

Prime Minister takes part in inauguration ceremony of new Nigerian president

 Abuja (Nigeria), 31 May 2015 (SPS) - Prime Minister Mr. Abdelkader taleb Omar participated Friday in the inauguration ceremony of the new Nigerian President Mouhamado Buhari, which took place in the main square in the capital, Abuja, and attended by more than 35 heads of state and government.

President of Republic reaffirms Sahrawis are determined to continue struggle for freedom and independence

Bir Lehlu (Liberated Territories), 30 May 2014 (SPS) - The President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Polisario Front, Mohamed Abdelaziz, reiterated Thursday in a letter to the delegates of the 10th Congress of the Algerian National Liberation Front  that the Saharawi people is determined to continue fighting to achieve their goals in freedom and independence.
He also praised the role of Algeria in the battle for the liberation and decolonization of Algeria, Africa and the world.

Letter from President of Republic to UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

Chahid El Hafed, May 29, 2015 (SPS) - President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Frente Polisario Mr. Mohamed Abdelaziz on Wednesday sent a letter to the High Commissioner of the United Nations for Human Rights, Mr. Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, concerning the violations of human rights committed by Morocco against the Saharawi people and the visit conducted on April 2015 by a UNHCHR’s technical mission to the occupied Saharawi cities of El Aaiun and Dajla.

CAT declares admissible Naama Asfari’s complaint against Morocco

Paris, May 29, 2015 (SPS) - The Committee Against Torture (CAT) declared “admissible” the complaint filed by Naama Asfari, Saharawi human rights defender, against Morocco, urging Rabat to respond to the victim’s accusations, informed Thursday the Action by Christians Against Torture (ACAT) in a dispatch published on its website.


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