Occupied zones

Moroccan forces attack violently Sahrawi demonstrators in occupied city of El-Aaiun

El-Aaiun (Occupied Territories), May 28, 2018 (SPS) - Moroccan forces on Sunday night intervened violently against peaceful Sahrawi demonstrators in the occupied city of El-Aaiun, as they took to the streets to denounce the cowardly assassination of Sahrawi student Abdel-Rahman Badri at the University of Agadir.

Morocco expels Swedish delegation from occupied territories

El Aaiun (occupied territories), May 12, 2018 (SPS) - The Moroccan authorities prevented Friday a Swedish delegation from visiting the occupied territories of Western Sahara where they intended to hold a meeting with members of the Sahrawi Association of Victims of Grave Violations of Human Rights Committed by the Moroccan State (ASVDH).

Sahrawi journalists appear before Moroccan court in occupied city of El-Aaiun

El-Aaiun (Occupied Territories), April 23, 2018 (SPS) - Two Sahrawi journalists, Mohammed Salem Miyara, RASD Radio and Television correspondent, and Mohammed al-Jumayi, a photography and installation technician, on Monday appeared before the so-called investigating judge at the Court of Appeal in the occupied city of El-Aaiun.

Call for exerting pressure on Morocco to halt suffering on Sahrawi detainees on strike

El-Aaiun (occupied territories), March 26, 2018 (SPS) - The League for the Sahrawi Prisoners’ Protection expressed deep concern over the critical situation of those prisoners in the Moroccan jails, calling upon all the international organizations to bring on pressure to bear on Morocco to stop the sufferings of the Sahrawi detainees on hunger strike and guarantee their legitimate rights as political detainees.

Sahrawi political prisoners continue their unlimited hunger strikes in several Moroccan prisons

El-Aaiun (Occupied Zones) March 25, 2018 (SPS) - Sahrawi political prisoners has continued their unlimeted hunger strikes on their 16th day from the prisons of Quneitra, Ait Melloul and Tata, amid deteriorating health conditions resulting from the absence of the necessary health care and the lack of any serious dialogue by the Moroccan prison administration to meet their demands.

POLISARIO condemns European Commission attempts to ignore the EUCJ judgments

Brussels (Belgium), March 22, 2018 (SPS) - The Frente POLISARIO has condemned the European Commission's attempts to amend the EU-Morocco fisheries agreement, in order to include the waters of Western Sahara, despite the decision of the European Court of Justice, that the waters of Western Sahara cannot be part of agreements with Morocco, in statement issued by Polisario´s representative at EU.

Commemoration of 10 years after arrest of Sahrawi human rights activist Yahya Mohammed Al-Hafed Izzah

Tantan (South of Morocco) 5 March 2018 - Sahrawi masses organised Sunday a solidarity platform to mark the 10th anniversary of the arrest of Sahrawi human rights activist Yahya Mohamed Al-Hafed Izzah at his family home in Tantan, southern Morocco.

Moroccan forces attack Sahrawi demonstrators in occupied Smara

Smara (occupied territories), Feb 25, 2015 (SPS) - The Moroccan forces attacked and kidnapped a group of Sahrawi militants and activists in the occupied city of Smara, on the eve of February 24, coinciding with the commemoration of the Sahrawi people to the 42nd anniversary of the proclamation of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic.

President Ghali warns against new processes of physical liquidation of Sahrawi detainees

Bir Lahlou (Liberated Territories), , Feb 24, 2018 (SPS) –Sahrawi president and General Secretary of the Polisario Front Brahim Ghali has warned against the new processes of the physical liquidation practiced by the Moroccan occupier against the Sahrawi detainees, calling on the entire international community to mobilize.

Death of Mohamed El Ayoubi: President of Republic calls on UN SG for mechanism for protection of Sahrawi civilians in occupied territories

Bir Lehlu (Liberated Territories), February 23, 2018 (SPS) - The President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Polisario Front Brahim, Brahim Ghali, has sent a letter to the UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, to draw his attention to the serious violations of human rights committed by the Moroccan regime against the defenseless Sahrawi civilians, especially human rights defenders and political prisoners in the Moroccan prisons.


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