NEW YORK-The Representative of the Polisario to the United Nations (UN) Sidi Mohamed Omar on Wednesday said that the Security Council has the responsibility for guaranteeing pace and security in Western Sahara, and organizing a self-determination referendum to end colonization in Africa.
NEW YORK (United Nations) - The UN Security Council will hold a meeting on Wednesday to discuss the conflict in Western Sahara, amid tensions and difficulties to appoint a new UN envoy, whose efforts to revive the political process are torpedoed by Morocco.
N’DJAMENA-The President of Chad Idriss Déby Itno, who has been in power for 30 years, on Tuesday died of injuries sustained on the battlefield while he was leading clashes with rebels in the north of the country, announced the Army spokesperson on state television.
TRIPOLI- Chairman of Libya’s Presidential Council Mohamed El Menfi praised Monday, in the audience he granted to Foreign Minister Sabri Boukadoum and the accompanying delegation, “Algeria’s role in the security and stability of Libya.”
WASHINGTON- UN Former Minister for the Western Sahara, Christopher Ross, said that the decision of Ex-President Donald Trump to recognize Morocco’s sovereignty over Sahrawi Territories is “ill-considered” and “dangerous,” calling the United States to return to their prior position in favor of the UN settlement Plan.
LISBON (Portugal)- At least 119 organizations have addressed a letter to the UN Security Council calling for an "urgent solution" for Western Sahara people's self-determination, and drawing attention of the Council members to the "grave situation prevailing in occupied Western Sahara, Sahrawi news agency SPS reported.
NAIROBI- Kenya reiterated its support to the United National settlement plan to resolve the conflict in Western Sahara that will enable the Sahrawi people to exercise their right to self-determination, Kenyan newspaper Capitalfm wrote on Tuesday.
PARIS-The creation of committee by the French party La République En Marche! (LREM) in occupied Dakhla in the Sahrawi territories is a blatant violation of the international statute of colonized Western Sahara, said the representation of the Polisario Front to France in a communiqué.
BRUSSELS-Algeria’s recent call for the resumption of negotiations between Morocco and the Polisario Front is in line with the implementation of the resolutions of the Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU) which had urged direct negotiations to find a political solution to the Sahrawi issue, said Monday Member of the National Secretariat of the Polisario Front Abi Bouchraya El Bachir.
NEW YORK- The Polisario Front’s representative to the United Nations Sidi Mohamed Omar underlined that the Security Council is called to “show awareness about the seriousness of the new situation in Western Sahara” and “to take concrete measures to seriously deal with the situation,” in the meeting of the Security Council that will be held on 21 April.