“SADR” symbols removed from AFCON 2019 website

The Royal Moroccan Football Federation (FRMF) sent a letter to the Confederation of African Football (CAF), protesting the display of the name and flag of the so-called “Sahrawi ...

Algerian regime tightens the grip on Sahrawis’ movement

The Algerian authorities have tightened the blockade imposed on the Tindouf camps. Lately, they confiscated the Algerian passports used by Sahrawis to travel abroad. After they gave ...

Africa-Refugees: Morocco, Polisario cross swords at Pan-African Parliament in Midrand

The South African municipality of Midrand, halfway between Pretoria and Johannesburg, hosts this May 6 to 18, the second regular session of the Pan-African Parliament (PAP). This session ...

UN-Sahara: Resolution 2468 definitely rules out the options of “independence” & “referendum” 

The latest UN Security Council resolution on the Sahara has confirmed that the notions of “independence” or “self-determination referendum” are “no longer ...

UN-Western Sahara: Polisario beset by Committee of 24 

The member countries of the UN General Assembly Committee of 24 (C24), meeting in Grenada (Caribbean) May 2-4, have expressed full support for the Moroccan Autonomy Initiative for the ...

Tindouf Camps: Polisario deploys tanks to intimidate protesters

The Polisario leadership has deployed on Saturday (April 27) tanks and military vehicles to disperse Sahrawi demonstrators who have been claiming since April 1, the lifting of the blockade ...

Sahara: Latest negotiations before Security Council vote

The group of friends of the Sahara (United States, France, Russia, United Kingdom, and Spain) would reportedly meet on Wednesday for final discussions on the US draft resolution, before ...

UN: New resolution on Sahara does not mention human rights monitoring

The new draft resolution on the Sahara that the Security Council is going to adopt in late April, does not differ much in its content from the previous resolution and focuses on the ...

UN-Sahara: Behind the scenes consultations come up against human rights issues

The negotiations are still ongoing behind the scenes at the United Nations in New York, ten days before the deadline for the Security Council vote of a new resolution on the Sahara, ...

UN-Sahara: Persistence of divergence between Americans and French on MINURSO mandate 

On Monday, April 15, the United States handed over to the members of the “Club of Friends of Western Sahara” a copy of the first version of the draft resolution on the Sahara, ...
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