August 2018

Completion of preparations for new successful agricultural season

Shaheed El-Hafed, August 20, 2018 (SPS) - Minister of Economic Development, Adda Brahim Ahmaim, confirmed Sunday that his ministry has put in place all the human and material resources to ensure a successful agricultural season and create the right conditions for a good harvest.

South Africa to host SADC Solidarity Conference with SADR

Windhoek (Namibia), August 19, 2018 (SPS) - South Africa will host the Solidarity Conference with the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) later this year, according to the final communiqué of the 38th Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Southern African Development Community (SADC).

President of Republic conveys his condolences on passing away of former UN SG Kofi Annan

Bir Lehlu (Liberated Territories), August 19, 2018 (SPS) - The President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Gali, has expressed his condolences for the death of the former United Nations secretary and Nobel Peace Prize Prize Laureate, Kofi Annan.

15 Sahrawi activists attacked by Moroccan authorities in occupied El-Aaiun airport

El-Aaiun (Occupied Territories), August 18, 2018 (SPS) - Fifteen Saharawi activists have been victims of aggression by Moroccan occupation authorities as soon as they arrived in the airport of the occupied Western Sahara town of El-Aaiun.

The Activists were participating in the ninth Summer University of Polisario Front and SADR (Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic) executives, at the University of Boumerdes (50-km east of Algiers).

Morocco-Polisario talks: Moscow supports Kohler's efforts

Moscow (Russia), August 18, 2018 (SPS) - Russia has expressed supports for the efforts made by the United Nations Secretary General's special envoy for Western Sahara, Horst Kohler, the spokeswoman of the Russian ministry of Foreign Affairs, Maria Zakharova, said, calling for resumption of the direct negotiations between Morocco and the Polisario Front, with the participation of Algeria and Mauritania as observers.

Morocco transforms Western Sahara towns into "real prison"

Boumerdes (Algeria), August 18, 2018 (SPS) - The minister of the Occupied Territories and Saharawi Community Abroad, Bachir Mustapha Sayed, said Moroccan occupation authorities has transformed the towns of occupied Western Sahara into a "real large prison," where "all kinds of human rights abuses are committed."

Morocco cannot continue impeding negotiations

Boumerdes (Algeria), August 18, 2018 (SPS) - Morocco, which “does not take any initiative” for a peaceful settlement of the Western Sahara conflict, “cannot continue impeding the UN advocated negotiation process” by imposing same conditions and pursuing the plundering of Western Sahara's wealth, said Wednesday Premier of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR), Mohamed Ouali Akik.

Sahrawi Republic takes part at AU experts workshop on raising awareness of Migration Policy framework

Kigali (Rwanda) August 16, 2018 (SPS) - delegation of Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) has participated in a AU workshop on raising awareness of the Migration Policy framework, in the presence of delegations representing the member countries, experts and officials of the AU Commission.

Prime Minister receives OOTT delegation

Boumerdes (Algeria), August 16, 2018 (SPS) - the Prime Minister of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR), Mohamed El Ouali Akik has praised the significant role played by Independence Intifada in spreading the national cause on various fronts during his reception to delegation representing the Sahrawi masses in the occupied territories in the ninth Summer University of POLISARIO and SADR cadres held in Boumerdes from 04 to 15 July.

Khatri Aduh affirms "negotiations objective is to guarantee Saharawi people right to self-determination"

BOUMERDÈS (Algeria), August 16, 2018 (SPS) - The Speaker of the Saharawi Parliament, Mr. Khatri Aduh has affirmed, Wednesday, that the main objective of the direct negotiations, is to find a solution guaranteeing the right of the Saharawi people to self-determination through the holding  of a referendum leading to the decolonization of the last colony in Africa.