Rabat Cuts Ties with Tehran Due to its Military Support to Polisario

Morocco has decided to sever its diplomatic relations with Iran in protest against the military support provided by the Iranian-backed Hezbollah group to the Polisario separatists. The announcement was made Tuesday by Moroccan Foreign Affairs Minister Nasser Bourita who informed Read more

Algeria: Crash of Military Plane Confirms Algiers’ Involvement in Sahara Conflict

Algerian authorities have always denied being involved in the Sahara issue, claiming that this conflict is between the Polisario separatist group and neighboring Morocco. Yet, the latest crash of an Algerian military plane, killing 257 soldiers including 30 Polisario fighters, Read more

Sahara: Laayoune Meeting Sends Strong Message to Morocco’s Enemies

The meeting, held Monday in Laayoune, southern Morocco, by political parties and all components of Moroccan society, sends “a strong message” to the international community and enemies of Morocco’s territorial integrity, said Head of Government, Saad Eddine El Othmani. This Read more

Sahara: More & More Voices Rising against Polisario Deployment in Buffer Strip

More and more voices are rising against the Polisario separatist group provocative incursions in the Sahara buffer zone wherein the secessionists, who are armed, funded and sheltered by Algeria, have established military installations, in a blatant violation of ceasefire agreement Read more

Morocco’s King informs UNSG, leaders of friendly countries about developments in Sahara region

King Mohammed VI has informed the United Nations Secretary-General of Morocco’s rejection of the Polisario separatists’ provocations in the buffer zone, east of the Moroccan security wall, and will inform the leaders of all friendly countries of the latest developments Read more

Moroccan diplomat physically assaulted by Algerian official, Rabat demands apologies

Morocco has officially demanded that Algeria makes an apology for the assault by a senior Algerian official of a Moroccan diplomat during a UN meeting Thursday and vehemently denounced the act as very serious. Deputy Chief of Mission at the Read more