The Peace and Security Council of the African Union (AU), at its 668th meeting held on 20 March 2017, …
Security Council
Western Sahara's top diplomat on Tuesday called on African countries to sanction Morocco after it failed to attend an African Union meeting on the disputed territory. The call for sanctions comes less than two months …
Morocco
You may or you may not have heard about “Western Sahara”, but if you consult Google Maps or any other modern atlas, you will notice this …
Moroccan Wall
The African Union (AU) has expressed its “regret” at Morocco for not …
Morocco
Runners in grueling marathon persevere, as do Sahrawis The annual Sahara Marathon is a chance for runners to show solidarity with the …
Maghreb
This quiet town, situated at the tip of a narrow peninsula abutting the Atlantic Ocean and part of the Western Sahara, is buzzing with sudden activity with over 1,000 delegates from across the world descending on it for a …
Morocco
Rabat – The United Nations Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, is expected to appoint a new Personal Envoy for Western Sahara next April. Meanwhile, John Bolton and Miguel Moratinos have been floated by media …
Western Sahara
A Moroccan court on Monday resumed the trial of 25 Sahrawis accused of killing 13 people, mostly Moroccan security forces, in the contested Western Sahara's Gdeim Izik camp in 2010. The killings allegedly took …
Court
“The Polisario [Front] cannot fire a single shot and its secretary-general, appointed by Algiers, cannot move a finger without order from Algeria,” …
Morocco
‘That dry period separates two different cultures. ‘There is a climate context for this change in occupation and lifestyle in the western Sahara.’ Dr …
Sahara desert