May 2017

Spanish capital hosts 2017 edition of International Film Festival in Western Sahara

Madrid, May 27, 2017 (SPS) - The International Film Festival in the Western Desert (Fisahara) opened Friday in Madrid with the screening of Lajwad film, which has social and political dimensions of the Sahrawi society.

President of Republic conveys condolences to Egyptian counterpart

Bir-Lehlu, May 27, 2017 (SPS) - The President of the Republic, Brahim Ghali, on Saturday sent a message of condolences to the Egyptian president, Abdel-Fattah al Sisi, for the terrorist attack on a Coptic Christian bus in a village in the rural province of Minya, about 350 kilometers south of Cairo, in which about 28 people were killed and 23 others were injured.

President of Republic received by Cuban counterpart

Havana, May 27, 2017 (SPS) - The President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Polisario front, Brahim Ghali, was received Friday by his Cuban counterpart, Raúl Castro, as part of an official visit to Cuba.

The two leaders reaffirmed their commitment to strengthen the historic ties of solidarity, cooperation and fraternity that unite the two countries and discussed international issues, reported the Cuban press.

President of the Republic starts official visit to Cuba

Havana, May 26, 2017 (SPS) - The President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Frente POLISARIO, Brahim Gali, is exoected to arrive in Cuba on the occasion of an official visit during which he will hold official talks with the President of the Councils of State and Ministers of Cuba, Raul Castro Ruz, and will carry out other activities.


President Brahim Ghali holds meetings with presidents and high personalities of American Continent

Quito, Ecuador, May 25, 2017 (SPS) .- The President of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) , Secretary General of the Frente POLISARIO, Brahim Gali, has held on the sidelines of his visit to this Andean country to attend the presidential ceremony of transmission of power several meetings  with  presidents  and high Personalities of American Continent.

President expresses his condolences to Prime Minister Theresa May following the tragic attack in Manchester city

Bir Lehlou, May 24, 2017 (SPS) -   the  President of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, Secretary-General of the Frente POLISARIO, Mr Brahim Ghali has addressed a message of condolences to the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Theresa May, in which he "strongly" condemned the attack in which about twenty people lost their lives and dozens others were injured, in the city of Manchester.

President Brahim Gali arrives to Ecuador for presidential Transmission of power Ceremony

Quito, Ecuador, May 24, 2017 (SPS) - The president of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) , Secretary General of the Frente POLISARIO, Brahim Gali, arrived in the afternoon on Tuesday, May 23, in Quito, Capital of the Republic of Ecuador, invited by the highest governmental authorities, to participate in the presidential ceremony of transmission of power.

Emhamed Khaddad holds several meetings with Austrian officials

Vienna (Austria), May 23, 2017 (SPS) - The Saharwi Coordinator with MINURSO, member of the National Secretariat, Mr. Emhamed Khaddad, held meetings with the Austrian Foreign Ministry as well as with Ambassador Bernhard Wrabetz at the headquarters of the Austrian government


Saharawi Red Crescent launches urgent appeal to donor countries to avoid humanitarian crisis for Saharawi refugees

Shaheed El-Hafed, May 22, 2017 (SPS) - The Saharawi Red Crescent Society (SRC) has issued an "urgent" appeal to all donor countries and humanitarian organizations to provide emergency humanitarian assistance to avoid the danger that threatens the life of the Sahrawi refugees who have been totally reliant on international humanitarian assistance for more than 40 years, indicated  a statement from the CRS made public on Monday.

Polisario Front denouces Moroccan attack against members of Algerian delegation

Kingston (San Vincent and the Grenadines) May 22, 2017 (SPS) - The representative of the Polisario Front to the United Nations, Boukhari Ahmed, expressed the Polisario Front’s condemnation of the Moroccan physical assault against members of the Algerian delegation, which was witnessed by all delegations, as well as harassments against other delegations attending the UN Special Committee (Committee of 24) on decolonization.