UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said he hopes to maintain the political “momentum” to seek a solution to the Western Sahara conflict ...
Morocco will sever diplomatic ties with Iran over Tehran's support for the Polisario Front, a Sahara independence movement, the Moroccan foreign ...
The Polisario Front independence movement has pulled back fighters from a buffer zone in Western Sahara, in a move seen as a boost to efforts to ...
Four rounds of UN-sponsored talks held between Morocco and the Algerian-backed Polisario Front have failed to make progress since 2007
Abdelaziz had been Polisario’s leader since 1976
Morocco this month ordered the UN to pull out dozens of civilian staffers and close a military liaison office for the MINURSO peacekeeping mission
The UN mission was established in 1991 to monitor the ceasefire and prepare for elections in Western Sahara
Rabat accused Ban Ki-Moon earlier this month of no longer being neutral in the Western Sahara dispute
Morocco annexed Western Sahara in 1975 and fought the Polisario Front until the UN brokered a cease-fire in 1991
Morocco said on Thursday it was resuming contacts with European Union institutions after the bloc’s senior diplomat promised to resolve a crisis
The UN has been trying for years to hold a referendum on independence for the territory, which was annexed by Morocco when Spain withdrew in 1975
Moroccan journalist Ali Anouzla is to stand trial next month over comments about the Western Sahara that he made to the German press
They asked for more progress and declared that they backed the Moroccan king’s proposal on autonomy
Famed former Argentinian player Diego Maradona was seen dancing in a crowd of cheering onlookers in Western Sahara’s main city of Laayoune, a ...
King Mohammed VI arrived to much fanfare in the city for only his third visit since succession
Western Sahara has the U.N.’s only peacekeeping force without a mandate to monitor human rights
UN chief Ban Ki-moon called Friday for a new push to resolve the conflict over Western Sahara
About 3,000 protesters marched to the central Plaza de la Provincia behind a banner declaring ‘Sahara Free now!’
The camps in the remote desert region of Tindouf in Algeria hold some 90,000 refugees from the Western Sahara
Former Mozambican president Joaquim Chissano was appointed as a special envoy for Western Sahara at a meeting in Equatorial Guinea last week
A number of Polisario Front’s soldiers announced their were joining the Youth Movement for Change
The so-called 'Youth Movement for Change' released a video accusing the Polisario Front’s leadership of corruption
Kerry's visit takes place less than a month before the U.N. Security Council's annual vote on renewing the mandate of peace keepers Western Sahara
The top U.S. diplomat will hold ‘strategic dialogue’ meetings in both Algiers and Rabat
French diplomat: Morocco is a ‘mistress with whom we sleep every night’
Morocco offered autonomy for Western Sahara, but the Polisario Front demands secession
Morocco’s ambassador to Algiers is to resume work on Monday, after having been recalled in a spat over disputed Western Sahara, a senior ...
A young Moroccan tore down the Algerian flag from the roof of that country’s consulate in the city of Casablanca during a protest Friday over ...
Algeria said Thursday it considers as “unjustified” a decision by Morocco to recall its ambassador in response to comments by President ...
Morocco recalled its ambassador to Algeria on Wednesday after Algeria's ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika said international monitoring of human ...
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