May 2018

Polisario Front must be consulted on every fishing agreement that may include territorial waters of Western Sahara (Swedish Minister)

Stockholm, May 6, 2018 (SPS) -  Swedish Minister for Rural Affairs, Sven-Erik Bucht, has affirmed that the Polisario Front, as the legitimate representative of the Saharawi people, should be consult on every fishing agreement that may include the territorial waters of Western Sahara.

Morocco decides to break off relations with Iran to gain some parties’ support

Algiers, May 5, 2018 (SPS) - Sahrawi ambassador to Algiers Abdelkader Taleb Omar said Friday that Morocco’s decision to break off its diplomatic relations with Iran under a “fictitious pretext was an evidence of its biased for a given side to gain its support and protection” from any possible decision concerning Western Sahara.

Iran’s alleged support to Polisario Front: Moroccan allegations emanate from “cynical political opportunism”

Brussels, May 5, 2018 (SPS) - Sahrawi Minister for Europe Mohamed Sidati described Friday the Moroccan allegations on a so-called military support of Iran to the Polisario Front via Lebanese Hezbollah as “cynical political opportunism” aimed at “undermining the United Nations’ efforts” for the settlement of the conflict in Western Sahara.

South African President reiterates his country’s support to Sahrawi Republic

Pretoria (South Africa), May 5, 2018 (SPS) - South African President Cyril Ramaphosa received, in Pretoria, Sahrawi Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohamed Salem Ould Salek where he reiterated “his country’s traditional support to the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) in its legitimate struggle for territorial integrity and sovereignty.”

Severance of Iran-Morocco ties: Algiers responds to Rabat's "baseless" allegations

Algiers, May 5, 2018 (SPS) - Algerian authorities rejected Wednesday as "completely baseless" Morocco's allegations in the aftermath of the cut of diplomatic relations with Iran, over the alleged Teheran's support of the Polisario Front implicating "indirectly Algeria."

Polisario Front denies Moroccan allegations concerning so-called “Hezbollah’s military support”

Bir Lahlou (Liberated Territories), May 5, 2018 (SPS) - The Polisario Front denied Wednesday in a communiqué the Moroccan allegations concerning the so-called “military support” of Lebanese Hezbollah to the Polisario Front.

Foreign Affairs Minister received by South Africa President

Pretoria (South Africa), May 04, 2018 (SPS) -, the President of the Republic of South Africa, his Excellency Cyril Ramaphosa has yesterday received the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Sahrawi Republic, Mohamed Salem Oulds Salek, who transmitted to the South African leader a message from his counterpart President Brahim Gali.

Sahrawi Republic participates in the Japan-Africa Public Private Economic Forum in South Africa

Sandton (South Africa), 03 May 2018 (SPS) - The Saharawi Republic has participated Thursday in the work of  the Japan-Africa Public Private Economic Forum at the Sandton Convention Centre.

The Japan-Africa Public Private Economic Forum, hosted by South Africa, is organised by the government of Japan and the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) and is scheduled to take place from the 3rd to the 4th May 2018.

Saharawi Delegation takes part in International Solidarity Forum with Cuba on the occasion of Workers International Day

Havana, May 03, 2018 (SPS)- - A Saharawi delegation has participated  in the International Solidarity Meeting with Cuba, where more than a thousand delegates from all continents took part, representing the trade union movements on the occasion of the International Day of Workers.

Frente POLISARIO denies Morocco’s allegations after breaking off its relations with Iran

Algiers, May 03, 2018 (SPS)- The Frente POLISARIO denied Morocco’s allegations according to which the POLISARIO has relations with Iran in the military field, defying Rabat to present evidence of these “false allegations,” after deciding to break off its relations with Teheran “because of its support to POLISARIO.”