Ramaphosa: South Africa calls for an end to the illegal occupation of Western Sahara

New York (United Nations) 22 September 2020 (SPS)- The President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, called in his video speech before the 4th Plenary meeting of the UN general Assembly Today, “for an end to the illegal occupation of Western Sahara”.

“As we celebrate the founding of an organisation dedicated to freedom and equality, the people of Palestine and Western Sahara continue to live under occupation,” President Ramaphosa regretted.

Saharawi Organ against Moroccan Occupation affirms attachment to Saharawi people’s right to freedom and independence

El Aaiun (Saharawi Republic) 22 September 2020 (SPS)- Saharawi Organ against the Moroccan Occupation (ISACOM- in its Spanish abbreviation), affirmed attachment to the right of the people of Western Sahara to freedom and independence, in its Founding Communiqué issued Sunday 20 September 2020.

Human rights organizations remind of more than 400 cases in Western Sahara still missing

Geneva (Switzerland), 21 September 2020 (SPS) - The Sahrawi National Commission for Human Rights, along with 240 human rights organizations, have reminded the UN Working Group against Enforced and Involuntary Disappearances of more than 400 Sahrawis who have been missing since the invasion and military occupation of Western Sahara by the Kingdom of Morocco.

Constitutive conference of the “Saharawi Organ Against the Moroccan Occupation” calls from occupied El Aaiun to the quick decolonisation of Western Sahara

El Aaiun (Saharawi Republic) 20 September 2020 (SPS)- The Constitutive Conference of the “Saharawi Organ Against the Moroccan Occupation” was held Today in the city of El Aaiun, the occupied capital of the Saharawi Republic, under the name "Conference of Martyr Mohamed Abdel Aziz", calling for a quick decolonisation of Western Sahara.

President of Republic felicitates Prime Minister of Belize on Independence Day

Bir Lehlou, 21 September 2020 (SPS) - President of Republic, Secretary-General of the Frente POLISARIO, H. E. Mr. Brahim Ghali, has sent a congratulatory message to Prime Minister of Belize, H.E. Mr. Dean Barrow, on the occasion of the 39th anniversary of his country’s Independence Day.

New Sahrawi ambassador to Nicaragua presents his credentials to Minister of Foreign Affairs

Managua (Nicaragua) September 19, 2020 (SPS) - The new ambassador of the Sahrawi Republic to Nicaragua, Mr. Wali Amer Ali-Salem, presented Friday his credentials to Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Nicaragua, Mr. Denis Moncada, at the headquarters of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 

World March of Women virtual symposium: the case of Sahrawi women as a model of human rights violations facing African women

Windhoek (Namibia) 19 September 2020 (SPS) - The African Continent Coordination of the World March of Women organized Friday in Windhoek, Namibia, a virtual symposium on the human rights violations facing African women, taking the case of Sahrawi women in the occupied territories of the Sahrawi Republic and African women in countries of conflict as a model.

Geneva Conference on Western Sahara voices full support to self-determination

Geneva, Sept, 17 2020 (SPS) -The participants in a videoconference, held Tuesday in Geneva by the Support Group to Western Sahara, urged the United Nations (UN) to accelerate the holding of a self-determination referendum on occupied Western Sahara.    

240 NGOs call on the UNHRC to implement programmes of cooperation with Polisario Front

Geneva (Human Rights Council) 16 September 2020 (SPS)- American Association of Jurists’ Representative in Geneva, Mr. Gianfranco Fattorini, called on the UN Human Rights Council, on behalf of a group of 240 organisation, “to implement a programme of technical cooperation and capacity building with the legal representative of the people of Western Sahara, the Polisario Front.”

The Right Livelihood Foundation calls on the UN Human rights Council to appoint a Special Rapporteur on Western Sahara

Geneva (Human Rights Council) 16 September 2020 (SPS)- The Right Livelihood Foundation called last Monday in an Oral Statement during the 45th Session of the Human Rights Council, for the appointment of a Special Rapporteur on Western Sahara for the UN to be able to monitor the human rights situation in this last colony in Africa.


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