2021 year of achievements, 2022 will be that of independence

Algiers, 1 January 2022 (SPS) - Minister of Occupied Territories and Sahrawi Community Abroad, Mustafa Ali Sid Al-Bachir said that if 2021 was a year of " achievements," 2022 will be the year of " escalation " against Moroccan occupation until independence.

In an interview to APS, the minister said that the new year will witness "an escalation" in all directions, militarily, politically and diplomatically, "until the establishment of the sovereignty of the Sahrawi state over all the occupied territories.

The Sahrawi people are "peaceful," but the war was " imposed" after the violation by Moroccan forces, on November 13, 2020, of the ceasefire agreement in the area of El Guergarat, and the violence committed against Sahrawi civilians, said the minister.

The minister further praised the popular momentum observed by the Sahrawis around the world, during which young people, from the liberated territories, the Sahrawi camps, in the occupied cities and the diaspora have flocked to the training centers to participate in the fight against the colonizer.

In this regard, Ali Sid Al-Bachir mentioned the "effective participation" of the Sahrawi community in favor of their cause.