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La chanteuse, actrice et humanitaire Cynthia Bassinet et de retours aux Nations Unis pour plaider la cause sahraouie 

Cynthia Basinet lors de sa dernière intervention devant le comité onusien de décolonisation  Pour la 11ème fois, la chanteuse emblématique américaine Cynthia Basinet mieux connue pour la version la plus populaire de “Santa Baby” est de retour aux Nations Unis … Continue reading

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At UN Geneva, the international activist Catherine Constantinides makes a powerful speech on occupied Western Sahara 

Catherine Constantinides in UN Geneva conference room   At the Human Rights Council in Geneva and at a panel on “The Refugees in the World”, the international activist Catherine Constantinides delivered a powerful speech on the plight of the Saharawi … Continue reading

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Growing international recognition of Western Sahara offers new hope for Africa’s Last Colony

Recognising the rights of occupied peoples to exist as sovereign nations, in line with the requirements of international law, has always helped rebalance unjust political odds in their favour, as well as bolster international legality. As such, the growing official … Continue reading

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Morocco’s thug diplomacy strikes back at an AU meeting

Mohamed Salem Ould Salek representing the Saharawi delegation at the African Union (photo archive)  ​Just before the kicking off of Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) that is taking place at the Joaquim Chissano International Conference Centre in Maputo … Continue reading

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Mr. Horst Köhler of Germany – Personal Envoy for Western Sahara

​Secretary-General António Guterres announced today the appointment of Horst Köhler, former President of the Federal Republic of Germany, as his Personal Envoy for Western Sahara.  The new Personal Envoy succeeds Christopher Ross of the United States who completed his assignment … Continue reading

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Le think thank européen ECFR : « le Maroc a besoin de l’aide et de la pression internationale sur la monarchie » 

Publié avant le référendum sur la constitution par l’influent Think Tank, The European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) qui compte parmi ses dirigeants l’ancien secrétaire général de l’OTAN l’espagnol Javier Solana et l’allemand Joschka Fischer ancien ministre des affaires étrangère, … Continue reading

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(Video) Yeslem, the rapper from the 42 years long #WesternSahara refugee camps tells the story 

Yslem, the young Saharawi rapper, who was born in the Saharawi refugees camps, talks about his inspirations and motivations to write his lyrics and music for the Western Sahara’s cause.  In 1975, the Saharawis took refuge in south west Algeria … Continue reading

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