Western Sahara

News for Western Sahara

Algerian PM: 'Foreign maneuvers' are aimed at destabilizing us

Algerian PM: 'Foreign maneuvers' are aimed at destabilizing us

Algeria criticizes US recognition of Morocco's sovereignty over Western Sahara.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/12/2020 04:36
US adopts map of Morocco that includes Western Sahara

US adopts map of Morocco that includes Western Sahara

Move comes after US recognized Morocco’s sovereignty in Western Sahara as part of normalization deal with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/12/2020 02:12
Report: Israel, US and Morocco discussing deal

Report: Israel, US and Morocco discussing deal

Deal would see US recognize Moroccan sovereignty in the Western Sahara and Morocco take steps to normalize ties with Israel.Ben Ariel, 04/02/2020 04:04
Iran fires back after Morocco cuts ties

Iran fires back after Morocco cuts ties

Iran denies it was involved in a weapons delivery to the Polisario Front movement seeking independence for Western Sahara.Ben Ariel, 03/05/2018 02:43
UN's Ban apologizes for saying 'occupation'

UN's Ban apologizes for saying 'occupation'

In ironic twist given his broadsides on Israel, UN chief backs down on Western Sahara after Morocco boots UN staff from region.Ari Yashar, 30/03/2016 07:33
War looms in Western Sahara

War looms in Western Sahara

Morocco demands UN pull out troops after Ban condemns 'occupation,' Sahrawi independence groups warn doing so spells return of war.Ari Yashar, 18/03/2016 12:23
'EU undermined its own arguments against Israel'

'EU undermined its own arguments against Israel'

Legal expert explains to Arutz Sheva how Israel can use EU court ruling on Western Sahara to defeat 'occupation' discrimination.Ari Yashar, 16/12/2015 14:30
EU ruling shows Israel labeling double-standards

EU ruling shows Israel labeling double-standards

After EU court rules to scrap trade deal with Morocco in 'occupied' Western Sahara, EU vows to petition and keep trading - why no label?Ari Yashar, 16/12/2015 12:57
Elkin Tells EU to End Hypocrisy Towards Israel

Elkin Tells EU to End Hypocrisy Towards Israel

In meeting with EU Ambassador, Elkin gives documents showing PA incitement and EU hypocrisy in different conflict zones.Ari Yashar, 22/01/2014 17:19