Tag Archives: Algeria

UNHRC: Algeria denounced for human rights violations perpetrated on its soil  

Algeria was once again harshly criticized on its human rights records during a debate held in Geneva Thursday, on the eve of the examination of this file by the UN…

German Köhler Mooted for the position of UNSG’s Personal Envoy for the Sahara

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has reportedly chosen former German President Horst Köhler to serve as his Personal Envoy for the Sahara, in replacement of US diplomat Christopher Ross who has…

Polisario militiamen to leave Guerguarat very soon

The armed elements of the Polisario Front deployed for months in the buffer zone of Guerguarat at the Moroccan-Mauritanian border are expected to withdraw in the coming days, a source…

Sahara-HRC: Moroccan Ambassador in Geneva Sets his Algerian Counterpart Straight

Morocco’s Permanent Representative in Geneva, Mohamed Auajjar, once again found himself forced to set his Algerian counterpart straight, following the latter’s repeated maneuvers aimed at deflecting the debates of the…

Sahara-Human Rights: Algerian Claims in Geneva Totally Ignored

Algerian diplomats to the UN in Geneva are feeling blue. On Thursday, they could not hide their bitter disappointment when they realized that the report of the UN Human Rights…