UN mediator for the Sahara says he is “encouraged” by the beginnings of his mission

The UN Secretary-General’s new envoy for the Sahara, Horst Köhler, who succeeded US diplomat Christopher Ross, seemed upbeat Wednesday in New York based on the results of his ... Continue Reading →

Western Sahara: Washington’s Unequivocal Support to Autonomy under Moroccan Sovereignty

Algeria and the Polisario Front were shocked by Washington’s recent stance on the Western Sahara issue, endorsing Morocco’s main claims, including its autonomy proposal ... Continue Reading →

Security Council Welcomes Morocco-UN Deal on MINURSO

The Security Council members welcomed the agreement reached by Morocco and the General Secretariat of the UN about the future of MINURSO and its mandate in the Moroccan Sahara, said ... Continue Reading →

Erik Jansen: Autonomy, the only honorable solution to the Western Sahara Conflict

The Moroccan autonomy plan is the “only honorable way” to settle the Western Sahara conflict, said former Special Representative of the UN Secretary General for the Sahara, ... Continue Reading →