SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE (Spain)- The representative of the Polisaro Front to the Canary Islands Hamdi Mansour affirmed that the Polisario Front, as the legitimate and only representative of the Sahrawi people, “continues to defend the Sahrawi resources,” calling on all the European companies to respect the decision of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) which confirmed that Morocco has no sovereignty over Western Sahara.
GENEVA (Switzerland) – Many International Human Rights Organizations have denounced the Moroccan military blockade imposed on the Sahrawi occupied cities and the brutal repression by the security and military forces against the Sahrawi civilians who have peacefully demonstrated Thursday in the occupied Al-Ayun, on the occasion of the visit of UN envoy for Western Sahara Horst Kohler.
ALGIERS-Ahead of the vote of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on Wednesday evening on a resolution condemning Israel for its violence in Gaza and providing for a international mechanism to protect Palestinians, “Algeria scored a victory at the United Nations (UN)” alongside with Turkey as Chair of the Arab Group, Russia’s news agency Sputnik wrote on Thursday.
TIFARITI (Sahrawi Liberated Territories)- The Polisario Front destroyed in Tifariti an important stock of anti-personal mines under the supervision of the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) and in accordance with the Call of Geneva.
GENEVA – The United Nations Human Rights Council on Friday has adopted a resolution, in which it decided to send an independent international commission of enquiry, specialized in war crimes, to investigate the recent events in Gaza, where more than 60 Palestinians were killed by soldiers of the Israeli occupying Army.
GAZA – At least 37 Palestinians were killed on Monday by the Israeli forces in the east of Gaza Strip, during peaceful demonstrations against the transfer of US Embassy to occupied al-Quds, said the local authorities.
NEW YORK- The United Nations Security Council adopted Friday, in New York, a draft resolution extending by six months, until 31 October, the mandate of the United Nations Mission for the Holding of a Referendum in Western Sahara.
BIR LAHLOU (Liberated Saharawi Territories)- The Polisario Front has taken note with satisfaction of the report on Western Sahara the United Nations Secretary-General has submitted to the Security Council late March, reiterating commitment to the peace process and support to the UN efforts to reach a peaceful solution that provides for the self-determination to the Saharawi people.
WASHINGTON- The international community should not stop upholding Sahrawi people's inalienable right of to self-determination, said the president of the U.S. non-profit organization Defense Forum Foundation, Suzanne Scholte.
OCCUPIED AL-AYUN (Sahrawi occupied territories)- The League for the Sahrawi Prisoners’ Protection expressed deep concern over the critical situation of those prisoners in the Moroccan jails, calling upon all the international organizations to bring on pressure to bear on Morocco to stop the sufferings of the Sahrawi detainees on hunger strike and guarantee their legitimate rights as political detainees.