New book on Saharawi people's struggle in Japan

Tokyo (Japan), Dec 02, 2020 (SPS) - Japanese journalist and writer Hirata Itsuku has published a new book on the Sahrawi people's struggle for independence.

This new book, which came out on November 30, 2020, recounts the experience of Sahrawi activists for independence, based on the story of the athlete Salah Eddin Ameidán.

The Japanese writer stated has decided to publish this book on the history of the Saharawi athlete, on the occasion of the hosting by her country of the Olympic Games, which were postponed until 2021 due to the COVID-91 pandemic" addingthat, " since I learned about the intention of the Sahrawi athlete to participate in these games as a refugee athlete, I was attracted by his story and experience aiming at to transmit his story to Japanese audience. SPS