Sahara: New UN mediator’s first contacts on the ground

The personal envoy of the UN Secretary-General for the Sahara, Horst Köhler, who embarked on his first tour of the region to relaunch the settlement process of the Moroccan Sahara ... Continue Reading →

Sahara: Autonomy plan highlighted before UN 4th Committee

The autonomy plan for the Sahara was highlighted by several petitioners who took the floor on Wednesday before the 4th Committee of the UN General Assembly. They explained the advantages ... Continue Reading →

New UN chief wants to end Sahara conflict the soonest possible

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres wants to put an end to the longstanding territorial conflict over the Moroccan Sahara, in order, he said, to protect the Maghreb and Sahel region ... Continue Reading →

German Horst Koehler new mediator in Western Sahara issue

Former German President Horst Koehler took over as the UN Secretary-General’s personal envoy to Western Sahara, replacing US diplomat Christopher Ross who failed to move forward ... Continue Reading →