August 2017

Algeria welcomes appointment of Horst Kohler as UN Secretary General’s personal envoy for Western Sahara

Algiers, August 19, 2017 (SPS) - Algeria welcomed Thursday, through the spokesperson of the ministry of Foreign Affairs Abdelaziz Benali-Cherif, the appointment of Horst Kohler as the personal envoy of the United Nations Secretary General for Western Sahara, reiterating its support to the UN efforts for a just and lasting political settlement the provides for the auto-determination of the Sahrawi people

Polisario Front expresses satisfaction following Kohler’s appointment as UN Personal Envoy for Western Sahara

Bir Lahlou (Liberated Territories), August 19, 2017 (SPS) - The Polisario Front expressed Thursday its satisfaction following the appointment Wednesday, by the Secretary General of the United Nations, of the former German president Horst Kohler as his personal envoy for Western Sahara said the Sahrawi ministry of Information in a communiqué.

Former German president Koehler officially, new UN envoy for Western Sahara

New York (United Nations), August 19, 2017 (SPS)  – Former German president Horst Koehler has been officially named as new UN envoy for Western Sahara, with the mission of reviving talks between Morocco and Polisario Front Polisario, the UN said in a communiqué.

Khatri Addouh: Algeria's position on Sahrawi cause is firm and constant

Algiers, August 19, 2017 (SPS) - Speaker of the National Council of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR), Khatri Addouh, said on Wednesday in Algiers that Algeria's position on the Sahrawi cause is "firm and constant," emphasizing the importance of joint action between the two countries and the consolidation of bilateral relations in all fields.

President of Republic arrives to Rwanda President Paul Kagame investiture ceremony

Kigali (Rwanda), August 17, 2017 (SPS) - The President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Frente POLISARIO, Mr. Brahim Gali and his accompanying delegation arrived today at the official invitation of his Rwandan counterpart Paul Kagame to participate in his investiture ceremony.

Jatri Adduh meets Algerian Nation Council President

Algiers (Algeria), August 17, 2017 (SPS) - The Speaker of the National Council (Parliament) and member of the NS of the Frente POLISARIO, Jatri Adduh, received yesterday in Algiers by the President of the Council of the Algerian Nation, Abdelkader Bensaleh.


Frente POLISARIO expresses satisfaction at Horst Köhler appointment as Personal Envoy for Western Sahara

Bir Lehlou (SADR Liberated Territories), August 17, 2017 (SPS) - The Frente POLISARIO expressed its readiness to cooperate with the new Personal Envoy of the United Nations Secretary General for Western Sahara on 16 August 2017 and to help him success in its ,ission in order to bring to a successful conclusion of the process of decolonization of the Western Sahara on the basis of respect of the inalienable right of the Saharawi people to self-d

Youth and Students Summer University kicks off in Tifariti

Tifariti (Liberated Territories), August 17, 2017 (SPS) - the Summer University for Youth and Students, bearing the name of the martyr “Najem Mohamed Salem”,  kicked off Tuesday in Tifariti  under the motto 'Youth and students, a force to support the Saharawi People's Liberation Army.', scheduled to be between 14-21 August, according to SPS source.

President of Republic sends a letter to European Parliament President on illegality of Gdeim Izik trial

Bir Lehlu (Liberated Territories), August 17, 2017 (SPS) - The President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Frente POLISARIO, Brahim Gali, sent a letter to the President of the European Parliament, Antonio Tajani, transmitting the illegality of the sentences handed down by the Moroccan occupant against the group of Gdeim Izik.

UNSG formally appoints former German Federal President as Personal Envoy to Western Sahara

New York, August 17, 2017 (SPS) - Secretary-General António Guterres announced yesterday the appointment of Horst Köhler, former President of the Federal Republic of Germany, as his Personal Envoy for Western Sahara, according to UN official website.