Swedish Social Democratic Party expresses condolences on passing away of President Mohamed Abdelaziz

Stockholm, June 3, 3016 (SPS) - The Swedish Social Democratic Party has expressed profound condolences on the passing away of President of the Republic and Secretary General, Mohamed Abdelaziz, in a letter.

This is the full text of the letter:

“It is with profound sadness we received the news that Mr Mohamed Abdelaziz, the Saharawi peoples President and Secretary General of the Polisario Front, has passed away. Mr Abdelaziz has played an important role to achieve liberation for the Saharawi people and in the formation of the Polisario Front during his long leadership. His death is a great loss for his family but also for the Polisario Front and the Saharawi people.

The Swedish Social Democratic Party has a long tradition of cooperation with the Polisario Front and we are with you in this moment of grief. We would like to convey our deepest sympathy to Mr Abdelaziz’s family and to our sister party Polisario Front.

Carin Jämtin and Andrine Winther”  (SPS)

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