Tag Archives: Laayoune

Spain/Sahara: Ana Palacio accuses the Polisario of “undermining UN efforts”

Former Spanish foreign minister has accused the Polisario leadership and the Algerian regime of undermining the UN efforts to reach a political settlement to the longstanding Western Sahara conflict.  In…

Families of victims of Gdeïm Izik carnage call upon UN Secretary-General

The Association of Families and Friends of the Victims of Gdeïm Izik butchery sent a letter to the UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, claiming the right to justice and demanding that…

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…

Sahara: Gradual Return of MINURSO Civilian Component in Laayoune

Morocco has given the green light for the return of a first contingent of 25 officials of the civilian component of MINURSO in the Moroccan southern city of Laayoune, where…

Moroccan Sahara Coveted by Turkish Investors

Turkish developers and businessmen, currently on a tour in the Moroccan Sahara, have expressed interest to invest in economic projects in the southern provinces of the Kingdom, following the example…