Moroccan Sahara: U.S. Assistant Secretary says American Stand Remains Unchanged

Acting U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs Joey Hood has affirmed that the stand of the United States on the Sahara remains unchanged, dealing a hard blow to Algeria and Polisario and their lobbyists as the Biden Read more

Spain: Polisario Top Head Stands Trial before Spanish Court for Genocide, Torture and Kidnapping

The leader of the Polisario militias, Brahim Ghali, prosecuted for serious genocide crimes, torture and terrorism, appeared on Tuesday by videoconference before Santiago Pedraz, judge of the National Court (the highest Spanish criminal court), according to judicial sources. Two major Read more

Morocco: Hosting Polisario leader is “premeditated act”, Foreign Affairs Ministry tells Madrid

The decision of the Spanish authorities not to notify their Moroccan counterparts of the arrival of the leader of the “polisario” militias is a premeditated act, a voluntary choice and a sovereign decision made by Spain, of which Morocco takes Read more

Guerguarate: Road traffic between Morocco and Mauritania is not disrupted in any way

The situation in Guerguarate is calm and normal, authorized sources said Sunday morning, adding that road traffic between Morocco and Mauritania, and beyond to sub-Saharan Africa, “is not disrupted in any way”. Despite the uneventful harassment by “Polisario” militias, the Read more

Moroccan Sahara: Autonomy Proposal, Most Realistic Solution, Germany’s Ambassador to Morocco

The autonomy proposal presented by Morocco remains the “most realistic solution” to the dispute over the Moroccan Sahara, according to Götz Schmidt-Bremme, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Rabat. It is “difficult to find a more realistic and Read more

Algeria: US confirms its position in support of Morocco’s sovereignty

US Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs David Schenker underlined, on Thursday in Algiers, that negotiations on the Sahara issue should occur within the context of the autonomy plan. “For the United States, only political negotiations between Morocco Read more

Sahara: UN Security Council Extends MINURSO Mandate until 31 October 2021

The UN Security Council, on Friday, extended by one year MINURSO’s mandate, reaffirming anew the pre-eminence of the Moroccan autonomy initiative to settle the artificial conflict over the Moroccan Sahara. The Security Council has decided to extend MINURSO’s mandate until Read more