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Friday, 05-22-15, 8:06PM Demands Respect for Saharawi People's Will to Freedom and Independence[SPS] Chahid Al Hafed (refugee Camps) -Prime Minister Abdelkader Taleb Omar on Wednesday called for the respect for the will of the Saharawi people to freedom and independence, adding it is prerequisite for the building of Arab Maghreb. read more...
Friday, 05-22-15, 8:05Saharawi Ambassador Leads African Ambassadors' Delegation to Outgoing Nigerian President[SPS] Abuja -The Saharawi Ambassador in Nigeria, Mr. Oubbi Bachir, on Wednesday led a delegation of African ambassadors as part of a courtesy visit to the outgoing President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, H.E. Mr. Goodluck Jonathan. read more...
Thursday, 05-21-15, 12:29Saharawi Political Prisoner Bouamud Sidi Begins Open Hunger Strike[SPS] Taroudant (Morocco) -The Saharawi political prisoner, Bouamud Sidi, has started an open hunger strike in protest to the miserable conditions he experience inside the Moroccan Prison of Taroudant, said a source of the Ministry of Occupied Territories and Communities Abroad. read more...
Thursday, 05-21-15, 12:28Secretary General of Students' Union On Working Visit to Cuba[SPS] Havana -Secretary General of the Saharawi Students' Union (UESARIO) and Member of the Polisario Front's National Secretariat, Mulay Mhamed Brahim Saleh, on Tuesday began a working visit to Cuba, to assess at first hand the situation of the Saharawi students currently studying in the Cuban universities. read more...
Wednesday, 05-20-15, 11:12Saharawi Republic Takes Part At 6th Ordinary Session of Pan-African Parliament[SPS] Midrand -The sixth ordinary session of the Pan-African Parliament (PAP) kicked off Monday in the PAP's official headquarter in Johannesburg, South Africa, in the presence of Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta accompanied by members of the Kenyan government as guest of honor, the diplomatic corps accredited to South Africa, and SADR's parliamentary group. read more...
Tuesday, 05-19-15, 10:39SADR Elected Vice-President of African First Ladies Peace Mission[SPS] Abuja -The summit of the African First Ladies Peace Mission (AFLPM) has elected a new board of five members representing the regions of Africa chaired by the Republic of Sierra Leone and including the Sahrawi Republics, Congo, South Sudan and South Africa. read more...
Tuesday, 05-19-15, 9:16'Last Colony in Africa,' New Book Issued in Japan[SPS] Tokyo -Japanese Journalist ITSUKO Hirata has issued a new book on the question of Western Sahara entitled "Last Colony in Africa," on the occasion of the 20 May, the day of the outbreak of the armed struggle in Western Sahara in 1973 by the Polisario Front. read more...
Monday, 05-18-15, 14:31Sahrawi Mother Continues Hunger Strike to Demand Justice for Assassination of Her Son[SPS] Sahrawi mother Tekbar Heddi has continued her hunger strike for a third day in front of the Moroccan consulate to demand revealing the circumstances surrounding the assassination of her son Mohamed Lamine Haidala, 21, was recently stabbed to death by Moroccan settlers in the occupied city of El Aaiun. read more...
Monday, 05-18-15, 8:53Report of Amnesty International Sheds Light On Torture in Morocco, Western Sahara[Algerie Presse Service] Paris -A report by Amnesty International disclosing the practice of torture by the Moroccan authorities in Morocco and in occupied Western Sahara will be presented, on 19 May, in the moment when fears have been expressed by NGOs on a French-Moroccan agreement of legal cooperation, which came under heavy criticism read more...
Monday, 05-18-15, 8:47Saharawi Delegation Participates in 8th Summit of African First Ladies Peace Mission[SPS] Abuja -A Saharawi delegation led by the Minister of Culture, Mrs. Khadija Hamdi, participated Friday at the 8th summit of the African First Ladies Peace Mission (AFLPM), held in Abuja, Nigeria. read more...

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