Peruvian appeal for release of Saharawi prisoners of Gdeim Izik

Lima (Peru), 24 Dec 2016 (SPS) - The Peruvian Council for Solidarity with the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic (COPERASD) called for the release of political prisoners from the group of Gdeim Izik and all Saharawi political prisoners in the Moroccan prisons.

New trial of Gdeim Izik’s Sahrawi political prisoners, calls to release them increase

Rabat, 25 December 2016 (SPS) - The trial of the Sahrawi political prisoners called “Gdeim Izik group,” prosecuted by the Moroccan justice, will start Monday in Rabat, against a background of several calls for their “immediate and unconditional” release as well as for the judgment of the Moroccans who were responsible for “arbitrary detentions.”

Call for rally in front of Moroccan Embassy in Madrid in solidarity with political prisoners of Gdeim Izik

Madrid, Dec 24, 2016 (SPS) - The Trade Union Confederation of Spanish Workers' Commissions (CCOO-Spanish) called for a rally on Tuesday in front of the Moroccan Embassy in Madrid to express solidarity with the Sahrawi political prisoners of Gdeim Izik Group.

Adala UK: Morocco must allow international observers to enter Western Sahara

London, Dec 24, 2016 (SPS) - Two lawyers, José Revert Calabuig and Nieves Cubas Armas, representatives of the General Council of the Spanish Legal Profession who had planned to visit, as international observers, the trial on 21 December of Saharawi activist Ali Saadouni and his fellow activists in El Aaiún. They were expelled from the capital of Occupied Western Sahara at midday on 20 December, sent by plane back to Gran Canaria.

Africa Solidarity for Sahrawi: The Sahrawi Political Prisoners - Gdeim Izik Facing Death 26th December 2016

Sahrawi Times, Issue 3 - 23 Dec. 2016

As the year 2016 ends, it is rather very unfortunate that the global mechanism which is supposed to maintain international world order is still facing a lot of dysfunctionality. The very ones who are supposed to be protected by the international communities are hitherto the victims of a conspiracy of international negligence and silence.

Demonstrations in Spain for release of Saharawi political prisoners

Madrid, Dec 24, 2016 (SPS) Several Spanish cities have decided to organise demonstrations to express their support and solidarity with the Saharawi political prisoners of Gdeim Izik whose trial is scheduled to start Monday.

In Madrid, the Spanish Coordination of Solidarity Associations with Sahara (CEAS-Sahara) called for a rally in front of the Moroccan embassy to demand the release of the Saharawi political prisoners on 27 December.

CTA expresses its support to Saharawi political prisoners

Buenos Aires, December 23, 2016 (SPS) -The Central Workers of Argentina (CTA)  has expressed Thursday its support and solidarity with the Sahrawi political prisoners of the Gdeim Izik Group.

In a press release published Thursday, CTA expresses its full solidarity with the Saharawi people's just struggle and their support for Saharawi political prisoners.

President Ghali calls for release of Sahrawi political prisoners

Bir Lahlou (Liberated Territories), December 16, 2016 (SPS) - Sahrawi President Brahim Ghali called on the Secretary General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon to urgently intervene for the release of the Sahrawi political prisoners, notably those of Gdeim Izik group, while Morocco has just been condemned by a UN Committee for torturing the prisoners Ennaama Asfari.