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 →

Moroccan Sahara: Gloomy prospects awaiting the Polisario at the UN

The leaders of the Polisario Front and particularly its representatives in New York are showing unusual agitation on the eve of the adoption by the UN Security Council of a new resolution ... Continue Reading →

Polisario ignores UN calls, rekindles tension in Guerguerat

The Polisario is seemingly opting for escalation in the buffer zone of Gueguerat in the extreme southwest of Morocco, as it set up new makeshift checkpoints on the road section linking ... Continue Reading →