June 2017

POLISARIO invites UN Decolonization Committee to visit Western Sahara territory

New York, June 14, 2017 (SPS) - The Frente POLISARIO invited the Decolonization Committee, through its representative in United Nations, Mr. Bujari Ahmed, to visit the territory to be able to know the reality on the ground, stating in the same time the POLISARIO's willingness to cooperate with all the missions they want to visit.


President of Republic conveys his condolences to Namibia President following the death of Comrade Andimba Toivo ya Toivo

Bir Lahlou, June 13, 2017 (SPS) - The President of the  Republic , Secretary  General of the Frente POLISARIO, Brahim Gali, on Sunday sent a message of condolence to the President of Namibia, HE Mr. Hage Geingob following  the death Comrade Andimba Toivo ya Toivo.

President of Republic congratulates his Russian counterpart on National Day

Bir Lahlou, 12 June 2017 (SPS) The President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, has congratulated his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on the occasion of the National Day of the Russian Federation.

Sahrawi political prisoners’ trial takes worrying turn

Paris- The trial of the Sahrawi political prisoners, which resumed on June 5 in Rabat, has taken a worrying turn with the pleading of the civil parties which want to add the charges of domestic terrorism, said Monday the Association of Friendship with the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (AFSADR).

Moroccan forces brutally repress peaceful Sahrawi protest in occupied El-Aaiun

El-Aaiun (Occupied Territories), June 12, 2017 (SPS) - Moroccan occupying forces brutally dispersed protesters, who staged a peaceful demonstration in the occupied city of El-Aaiun on Saturday to express their solidarity with Sahrawi political prisoners and denounce the occupation policies in the region, said sources from El-Aaiun.

The brutal intervention left scores injured, some of them seriously injured were rushed to hospital, said the sources.

Gdeim Izik trial: Polisario Front denounces illegal, immoral practices

Bir-Lahlou (Liberated Territories), June 12, 2017 (SPS) - The Permanent Office of the Polisario Front's Secretary General has denounced the "illegal and immoral" practices marring the trial of the Saharawi political prisoners of Gdeim Izik and "gross violations" against them.

President of Republic chairs meeting of Permanent Bureau of National Secretariat

Shaheed El-Hafed, June 11, 2017 (SPS) – President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, chaired Saturday a meeting of the Permanent Bureau of the National Secretariat of the Polisario Front, addressed internal and external issues related to the national cause, focusing on the Intifada of Independence and the national programs planned during this summer, especially the youth and students program.

Euro-MP Paloma Lopez warns of effects of continued plundering of Western Sahara’s natural resources

Brussels, June 11, 2017 (SPS) - Euro-MP Paloma Lopez warned the European Union of the consequences of the continued plundering of Western Sahara’s natural resources, calling it to take the necessary measures so that the member states, notably Spain, prevent this illegal exploitation in accordance with the international and European law. 

Paloma Lopez denounces "arbitrary" conviction of Saharawi journalist Waleed Al Batal

Brussels, June 10, 2017 (SPS) - MEP Paloma Lopez denounced the "arbitrary" nature of the accusations and court proceedings that led to the 14-month prison sentence imposed on Sahrawi journalist Waleed Al Batal, urging the European Union (EU) Put pressure on the Moroccan authorities of occupation to obtain his release, as well as that of his father Salek Al Batal.

Heroic resistance of Sahrawi people forced Moroccan occupier to adopt policy of headlong rush

Smara (refugee camps), June 10, 2017 (SPS) - President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali affirmed Thursday that the heroic resistance of the Saharawi people has forced the Moroccan occupier to adopt the policy of headlong rush by displaying intransigence, obstruction, escalation and threat of peace and stability in the region.