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SAHARAWI MURDERED SAVAGELY AS CONSEQUENCE OF HATE CRIME

Aug 11th, 2016 | By

Victim of racial abuse campaign sponsored by Moroccan authorities Wednesday, 10 August, Occupied Dakhla A young Sahrawi was murdered Wednesday 10 August when a Moroccan settler stabbed him in the stomach and sprayed acid on his face to burn it. Mohamed Fadel Ehnan 27 years old is Hmmad Hammad´s nephew, the prominent Sahrawi Human Rights
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Testimony of Mohamed Lamin Haidala’s uncle, the young Saharawi murdered by Moroccan settlers, the occupation police and doctors

Feb 16th, 2015 | By

Testimony of Mohamed Lamin Haidala’s uncle, the young Saharawi aged 21, who was taking a professional plumbing training course in the occupied city of El Aaiún, son of Abdalahi Haidala and of Takbar Hadi and who lived with his maternal grandparents in the neighbourhood of “Stone House” in El Aaiún. El Aaiún, 10 February 2014 On
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New attack by the Moroccan authorities on Saharawi journalists

Feb 16th, 2015 | By

El Aaiún, 29 January 2014 On Wednesday, 28 January 2014, the journalist of SADR TV Hayat El Khaldi invited the Saharawi journalists Mohamed Mayara and Zayou Abdelrahmane, a former political prisoner of the “Akdeim Izik” group, for the recording of a Saharawi television programme on the peaceful Intifada and the prospects of the resistance for
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Refusal to grant asylum to a Saharawi citizen and dubious and questionable position adopted by Spain

Feb 16th, 2015 | By

El Aaiún, 23 January 2014 Spain has just refused to grant asylum on its land to Hassana Aalia. Hassana is a Saharawi journalist, whose country, Western Sahara, a Spanish colony, has been invaded in 1975, particularly by Morocco, when Spain passed it over by signing with the two new colonialists (Morocco and Mauritania which withdrew
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New crime of the Moroccan occupation army near the Western Sahara’s wall

Jul 13th, 2014 | By

El Aaiún, 13 July 2014 On Saturday, 12 July, a unit of the Moroccan army purposely shot two Saharawi shepherds near the Moroccan “separation wall” area. A group of Moroccan soldiers shot the Saharawi citizen, Ibrahim Baha Uld Taher, in cold blood, with a clean shot to the head and seriously injured another Saharawi citizen,
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Saharawi journalists under Moroccan fire: Haissan Mahmoud arrested and sent to Black Prison

Jul 8th, 2014 | By

El Aaiún, 7 July 2014 On Thursday, 2 July, the Saharawi journalist Haissan Mahmoud was arrested at dawn by Moroccan police officers who were waiting for him outside his home. On July 1st, the TVRASD had broadcast a video of a peaceful popular demonstration in the occupied city of El Aaiún, on which the journalist
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Another Saharawi peaceful demonstration attacked by the Moroccan police

May 21st, 2014 | By

El Aaiún, 17 May 2014 On 15 May 2014, following a call from the Coordinator of Human Rights Associations and Committees in occupied El Aaiún, and despite the blockade imposed by the Moroccan occupying forces, more than 100 Saharawi citizens arrived on Smara Street to protest against the occupation of the territory, the plundering of
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The marginalized Saharawi citizens invite themselves to the conference on regionalisation

May 20th, 2014 | By

El Aaiún, 17 May 2014 On 11 May 2014, at 6 p.m., a conference was organized in Smara on “Advanced Regionalisation”, attended by the former Moroccan Minister for Foreign Affairs and member of the Secretariat of PJD, Sa’ad Eddine El Othmani. More than 100 Saharawi unemployed workers invaded the room before the end of the
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Moroccan intimidation and repression continue in occupied Western Sahara

May 19th, 2014 | By

El Aaiún, 17 May 2014 Nothing has changed on the ground in Western Sahara. Arbitrary arrest and violent intimidation by the Moroccan police continue against Saharawi activists. Despite the Security Council decision 2152 which underlines the importance of improving the respect for human rights in Western Sahara, the occupation Moroccan authorities pursue their aggression policy
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Salek Laasairi, 38 days without eating to protest against Moroccan prison violence

May 18th, 2014 | By

El Aaiún, 14 May 2014 On Monday, 12 May 2014, the Saharawi political prisoner Salek Laasairi decided to end the hunger strike he had begun 38 days ago. He started his hunger strike after his belongings were destroyed by the guards of Ait Melloul prison, after being beaten severely because he complained to the prison
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