Western Sahara

Western Sahara: Polisario Front vs. Morocco See summary

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allafrica.com Morocco: Washington Friends of Western Sahara to Host 10 Saharawi Refugee Children This Summer 04/24
allafrica.com Western Sahara: Young Saharawi Dies in Landmine Explosion in Occupied Smara 04/24
allafrica.com Ambassador Ubbi Bachraya Warns of New Rwanda Genocide in Western Sahara 04/24
modernghana.com UN to vote on moderate W. Sahara resolution next week 04/23
reuters.com U.S. Western Sahara draft urges respecting human rights, no U.N. monitors 04/23
punchng.com Guinea’s President seeks Morocco’s return to AU 04/23
punchng.com Guinea seeks Morocco’s return to AU 04/23
allafrica.com Western Sahara: President of Republic Expresses Condemnation At Visit of Ivorian Interior Minister to Dakhla Occupied City 04/22
english.pravda.ru Western Sahara: 23 years on, where is the Referendum? 04/22
news2.onlinenigeria.com Guinea seeks Morocco’s return to AU 04/22
allafrica.com Envoy of President of Republic Received By Nigerian President 04/21
allafrica.com Morocco: HM the King Receives in Dakhla Interior and Security Minister of Cote d'Ivoire 04/21
allafrica.com Tunisia: Cooperation in Military Training Centrepiece of Defence Minister-French Ambassador Talk 04/21
allafrica.com Morocco: UN Security Council Holds Consultations On Situation in Western Sahara 04/21
af.reuters.com France denies veto threat looms over Western Sahara negotiations 04/19
modernghana.com Moroccan king attends prayers in disputed Western Sahara 04/18
reuters.com France denies veto threat looms over Western Sahara negotiations 04/18
globalsecurity.org Western Sahara: UN refugee agency announces resumption of family visit flights 04/18
un.org Western Sahara: UN refugee agency announces resumption of family visit flights 04/17
allafrica.com Western Sahara: Family Visit Flights Resume in Western Sahara 04/17
modernghana.com Morocco king in rare visit to W.Sahara before UN vote 04/17
reuters.com No U.N. rights monitoring in U.S. draft on Western Sahara mission 04/17
turkishpress.com Moroccan King visits Western Sahara city 04/16
allafrica.com Morocco: Abduction of Sahrawi Political Prisoners From Prison of Ait Melloul 04/14
allafrica.com Western Sahara: Aminatou Haidar Concludes Her Visit to United States 04/14
modernghana.com UN must task W.Sahara peacekeepers with rights monitoring: HRW 04/14
modernghana.com Morocco king warns UN chief over W.Sahara 'dangers' 04/12
nzherald.co.nz UN chief wants human rights oversight in W. Sahara 04/11
modernghana.com UN chief urges independent rights monitoring in W.Sahara 04/11
af.reuters.com U.N. renews call for human rights monitoring in Western Sahara 04/11
modernghana.com UN chief urges independent W. Sahara rights monitoring 04/11
allafrica.com Western Sahara: UN Peacekeeping Force in Western Sahara Must Monitor Human Rights 04/11
aljazeera.com UN: Western Sahara needs rights monitors 04/11
allafrica.com Western Sahara: Aminatou Haidar Received By President of UN Security Council 04/10
allafrica.com Saharawi Ambassador Pays Courtesy Call On Speaker of Rwandan Chamber of Deputies 04/10
reuters.com U.N. renews call for human rights monitoring in Western Sahara 04/10
allafrica.com Ambassador Habib Boukhreis Received By President of Rwandan Senate 04/09
modernghana.com EU-Africa Summit May Lead To Increased Imperialist Interventions 04/07
online.wsj.com Corrections & Amplifications 04/06
allafrica.com Western Sahara: Saharawi Delegation Attends 17th Meeting of Mine Action Programme Directors and UN Advisors 04/04
modernghana.com Kerry in Morocco for security talks 04/03
ekklesia.co.uk MPs call on UN to monitor human rights in Western Sahara 04/03
allafrica.com Morocco: Morocco Cracks Down on Protesters 04/01
globalvoicesonline.org Documentaries from 29 Countries Are SIMA 2014 Finalists 03/31
realclearworld.com Botching North Africa 03/31
allafrica.com Morocco: Moroccan Forces Arrest Sahrawi Prominent Activist 03/28
dawn.com Move to downsize peace-keeping operations to affect Pakistan 03/25
allafrica.com Africa: World's Most Remote Film Festival Prepares for Another Run 03/21
allafrica.com Western Sahara: British Government Reaffirms Support of Saharawi People Right to Self-Determination 03/21
allafrica.com Algeria, Chad for UN Efforts to Resolve Western Sahara Conflict 03/20
allafrica.com Western Sahara: Situation of Saharawi Refugees 'Desperate', Says Mr. Koloko 03/19
modernghana.com Morocco seeks to pre-empt UN rights debate on W.Sahara 03/18
strategypage.com COUNTER-TERRORISM: Why Islamic Terrorists Hate Each Other 03/18
allafrica.com Western Sahara: Ten-Year-Old Saharawi Boy, New Victim of Landmine Blast 03/14
allafrica.com Angola Supports Just Cause of Saharawi People 03/14
allafrica.com SADR Embassy in Zimbabwe Launches Official Website 03/14
allafrica.com Zimbabwe Will Continue to Support Saharawi Cause, Confirms Minister 03/14
allafrica.com Morocco: Total's Operations in Western Sahara Under Ethics Probe By Norwegian Wealth Fund 03/14
magharebia.com Arab interior ministers unite against terrorism 03/13
allafrica.com Morocco: UN Refugee Agency Says Family Visit Flights Will Resume Next Month 03/13
allafrica.com Morocco: Polisario Front Welcomes Resumption of Confidence Building Measures 03/13
allafrica.com Western Sahara: Moroccan Army Fired Live Bullets On Herds of Saharawi Camels 03/12
allafrica.com Morocco: U.S. Oil Firm Creates Tension Over Western Sahara 03/12
allafrica.com Western Sahara: Visit Flights Between Separated Saharawi Families Resume Next April, Says UNHCR 03/12
globalsecurity.org Western Sahara: UN refugee agency says family visit flights will resume next month 03/12
allafrica.com Western Sahara: Saharawi Parliament Receives Government Programme On Saturday 03/11
csmonitor.com Whistle blowing on Nigeria's corruption: Will central banker's oil allegations reverberate? 03/11
english.pravda.ru Morocco "celebrates" International Women's Day beating Saharawi women 03/10
modernghana.com Cash-strapped Morocco courts US investment 03/10
allafrica.com Western Sahara: SADR Attends AU/ICRC's Workshop On Assistance for Landmine Victims 03/05
allafrica.com President of Republic Receives Nigerian Delegation 03/05
israelnationalnews.com South Africa Endorses Israel Apartheid Week 03/03
turkishpress.com S. Africa's ruling party endorses Israeli Apartheid Week 03/02
dw.de Two years, two months and nine days in hell 03/01
allafrica.com Western Sahara: Petition to Demand Extension of Minurso Mandate for Human Rights Monitoring 02/28
cfr.org Foreign Policy: The $20 Million Case for Morocco 02/28
allafrica.com Morocco: France Called to Positively Contribute in Facilitating Western Sahara Decolonization, Says PM 02/28
ennaharonline.com France called to change position on Western Sahara question 02/28
allafrica.com President Heads to Nigeria for International Summit On Human Security, Peace and Development 02/26
reuters.com France's Hollande steps in to calm row with Morocco 02/25
modernghana.com Thousands protest outside French embassy in Morocco 02/25
straitstimes.com France's Hollande steps in to calm diplomatic row with Morocco 02/24
ennaharonline.com Complaints of torture against Morocco 02/20
ennaharonline.com Children of clouds, a film on the Western Sahara conflict 02/19
allafrica.com Western Sahara: How Morocco Censors Sahrawis 02/18
allafrica.com Western Sahara: Spanish Judge to Extend Prosecution Against Senior Moroccan Military Officials 02/17
ennaharonline.com Boiling Western Sahara 02/17
yahoo.com Business leaders lament North Africa union's failure 02/17
allafrica.com Western Sahara: Moroccans Clash With Protesters 02/16
turkishweekly.net Diplomacy: Israel is from Venus, the EU from Mars 02/14
english.pravda.ru Saharawi: More atrocities by Morocco 02/13
allafrica.com Zimbabwe Concerned Over Morocco's Continued Occupation of Western Sahara 02/12
pambazuka.org The Tindouf refugee camps: A Moroccan’s reflections 02/05
north-africa.com European Investors Steer Clear from Moroccan Solar Projects in Disputed Western Sahara Territory 02/05
allafrica.com Angola Wants Western Sahara in African Union Priorities 01/31
allafrica.com Africa: Review - Soutak, Aziza Brahim 01/31
allafrica.com Morocco: Why I'm a Moroccan Standing With the Sahrawi People 01/30
allafrica.com Angola to Work On Return of Morocco to African Union 01/30
allafrica.com President of Republic in Addis Ababa for African Union Summit 01/29
magharebia.com New push to end Western Sahara stalemate 01/29

Summary

Morocco has controlled Western Sahara since 1979. The Algeria-backed Polisario Front is pushing for its independence. Last active fighting was in 1991 but the status of the territory is not settled and approximately 100,000 refugees are living in Algeria.