January 2019

UNSC expresses his support to the Personal Envoy of the Secretary-General for Western Sahara (Press Statement)

New York, Jan 31, 2019 (SPS) – the Security Council of United Nation expressed their full support for the Personal Envoy of the Secretary-General for Western Sahara, former President Horst Köhler of Germany in press statement was issued today by Council President José Singer Weisinger (Dominican Republic)

Western Sahara: Kohler to launch new series of consultation in February

New York, Jan 30, 2019 (SPS)- UN Envoy for Western Sahara Horst Kohler will launch new series of consultation with the parties to the conflict and the neighbouring countries, in preparation of the second round of talks planned to take place next March to definitively put the peace process back on track.

Western Sahara: Frente POLISARIO broaches “window of opportunity” for settlement of conflict

New York, Jan 30, 2019 (SPS)- The Frente  POLISARIO underlined Tuesday that there is a real “window of opportunity” to resolve the conflict in western Sahara, calling on the Security Council to “act in the interest of the peace process.”

President Brahim Gali undertakes national tour to all wilayas

Smara (Saharawi Refugee camps), January 29, 2019 (SPS) - the President of the Republic, Brahim Gali, undertook a visit to  the wilaya of Smara to review the progress of work in the institutions at regional and local level, in the framework of his tour to the wilayas of the Republic

The physical disappearance of Murad Medelci is a loss for the African constitutional institutions "(president of the Sahrawi Constitutional Council)

Chahid El Hafed (Saharawi Refugee Camps), Jan 29, 2019 (SPS) - The president of the Sahrawi Constitutional Council, Mohamed Buzeid, affirmed that the departure of Mourad Medelci, president of the Algerian Constitutional Council, is a loss for African institutions and constitutional courts.

President Brahim Gali offers his condolences to his Algerian counterpart following the death of Algerian Constitutional Council President

Bir Lehlu (Liberated Territories of the Saharawi Republic), Jan 29, 2019 (SPS) - The President of the Republic, Brahim Gali, sent a message of condolences to his Algerian counterpart, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, following the the death of the President of algerian constitutional council, Mourad Medelci.

Congress of French Communist Youth endorses motion in support of Sahrawi people's struggle

Paris (France), January 18, 2019 (SPS) - The participants in the 42nd Congress of the French Communist Youth Movement unanimously endorsed a motion on Western Sahara calling for support of the struggle of the Sahrawi people to exercise their right to self-determination, as provided for in international law, the resolutions of the UN General Assembly and Security Council.

Sahrawi community in Tenerife organizes solidarity platform with repatriated Sahrawi activist

Tenerife (Canary Islands) January 27, 2018 (SPS) - The Sahrawi community in Tenerife organized, on Saturday at the headquarters of the Canarian Association of Solidarity with the Sahrawi people, a solidarity platform with Sahrawi student and activist Hussein Ould Bashir Ould Brahim who was forcibly repatriated by the Spanish authorities to Morocco.

LPPS congratulates Saharawi people on release of first group of student prisoners

El-Aaiun (Occupied Territories), January 27, 2019 (SPS) - The Association of Protection of Sahrawi Prisoners in Moroccan Prisons (LPPS) has congratulated the Sahrawi people and Sahrawi political prisoners on the release of the first group of Sahrawi students from Moroccan prisons, in a message.

Saharawi Community in Lanzarote protests against repatriation of Sahrawi young activist

Lanzarote (Spain), January 26, 2019 (SPS) - The Saharawi Community in Lanzarote, Canary Islands, organized a demonstration in front of the Sub-Commission of the Spanish government to protest the repatriation of Sahrawi young activist Hussein Ould Bashir upon his arrival on the island and handing him over by the Spanish authorities to the Moroccan police, which was pursuing him to arrest him on the background of his position in support of self-determination and independence of