23 November 2012

Morocco: Administration of Moroccan Prison of Sale2 Prevents Families of Saharawi Political Prisoners From Visiting Their Children

Sale — The administration of the Moroccan prison of Sale2, on Thursday has banned the families of the Sahrawi political prisoners (known as the group of Gdim Izik) from their right to visit their children in a violation of a agreement that was reached in previous meetings between the Families and the administration of the prison, according to Saharawi judicial resources.

The administration has prevented, Mr.Ahmed Sweyeh and his wife,Aziza Mgarbalha, parents -in law of the Saharawi political prisoner, Alarabi Albakai and Mrs. Alkauria Dafi, sister of the political prisoner, Daish Dafi.

The Committee of the Families of the Saharawi Political Prisoners, in a statement, denounced strongly this "illegal prevention" and all practices of the administration against the Saharawi political prisoners.

It called on all international human rights organizations to intervene to Moroccan authorities to stop all kinds of racism practices that committing by prison's administration against the group of Gdeim Izik and their families

Copyright © 2012 Sahara Press Service. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.