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Polisario acts as the spoiler before opening of AU-EU Summit

The Polisario delegates, who bear an Algerian passport, started complaining as soon as they arrived in Abidjan to attend the AU-EU summit. They complained about their accommodation “in hotels other than the Hotel Ivoire” where…

Sahara: London ignores complaint of pro-Polisario MEPs turned away from Laayoune airport

British Minister of State Alistair Burt, who was questioned last week by a member of the Scottish National Party, Alan Brown, on the issue of the Members of the European Parliament who were banned from…

Western Sahara: NGO calls Mogherini to exact constructive commitment from Algeria

The Moroccan Sahrawi Solidarity Association in Europe (AMSSE) called the European Union diplomacy chief, Federica Mogherini, to pressure Algeria “to engage constructively in the UN process aimed at settling the long-standing Sahara conflict, which hinders…

Election of Portuguese Antonio Guterres as UN Secretary General, Unwelcome In Algeria, Tindouf

The UN General Assembly endorsed on Thursday the Portuguese Antonio Guterres as the new UN Secretary General who will succeed Ban Ki-moon. Antonio Guterres, who had been picked by the Security Council, will take up…