Why Western Sahara Divides Africa
Southern African countries which back the Sahrawi people's struggle for independence from Morocco held a solidarity conference in Pretoria this week, while Morocco held a rival conference. AllAfrica's publishing partners report on the divisions in the African Union over the issue since Morocco joined the union in 2017,
Sparsely populated Western Sahara consists mainly of desert.
The Solidarity Conference by the Southern African Development Community in support of the decolonisation of Western Sahara and the holding of a referendum on self-determination for ... Read more »
The Polisario Front United Nations Representative Dr Sidi Omar has urged Security Council members to take concrete action to move towards direct negotiations between the Front and ... Read more »
The first UN-led talks in six years over the disputed Western Sahara-region concluded on a positive note on Thursday in Geneva, where the organisation's representative Horst ... Read more »
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