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 ...

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: 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, ...

Tindouf-Polisario: Violent clashes in “Smara” camp between two Sahrawi tribes

Violent clashes between members of two Sahrawi tribes flared up in the night from Friday to Saturday, in one of the Tindouf camps called “Smara”, that resulted in serious ...

Sahara: Mauritanian president deals hard blow to Algerian & Polisario leaders 

The Algerian generals and the Polisario were expecting everything in these difficult times Algeria is going through, except to be dealt a hard blow by their yesterday’s ally, the ...

Arab spring winds in Algeria sweep over Polisario camps

The unprecedented popular uprisings shaking Algeria since February 22 reverberate in the Tindouf camps and risk to set them on fire. Demonstrations, marches and sit-ins have been organized ...
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