Category: Maghreb

Sahara: UN denies likely resignation of UN SG’s Personal Envoy as mere speculation

May 24, 2023

The United Nations has formally denied the possible resignation of Staffan de Mistura, the UN Secretary General's personal envoy for the Sahara. During his daily ... Read More

Cabo Verde reaffirms support for Morocco’s territorial integrity, autonomy Plan as “only solution” to Sahara issue

May 24, 2023

The government of Cabo Verde has reiterated its support to Morocco’s territorial integrity and reaffirmed its backing to the autonomy plan initiative presented by Morocco ... Read More

Spain: Polisario supporter pleads guilty to terrorism charges

May 23, 2023

A Polisario supporter pleaded on Tuesday guilty in Spain to charges of promoting jihadist ideology and violent extremism through social media networks. The Spanish public ... Read More

On Italy’s double speak on Sahara issue

May 23, 2023

Italy’s embassy in Rabat has issued a statement reiterating its stand in favor of a UN solution to the Sahara issue, while dismissing Algeria’s news ... Read More

In Niger, France is testing new military strategy fighting Islamist militants in Sahel

May 23, 2023

The recent joint operation between dozens of troops from Niger and France’s legendary Foreign Legion reflects the new approach President Emmanuel Macron wants to use ... Read More

Morocco Hosts Inter-Libyan Meeting on Election Laws

May 22, 2023

Six members from Libya’s House of Representatives and six others representing the High State Council opened on Monday in the Sea Resort Moroccan city of ... Read More

Sahara: Ukraine Backs Morocco’s Autonomy Plan Offering “Serious” Basis for “Successful” Settlement

May 22, 2023

The Government of Kyiv has voiced strong support for Morocco’s autonomy plan offered for the Sahara under its sovereignty, describing the plan as a “serious ... Read More

Sweden’s SKF Invests $4.9 Mln in Factory in Morocco

May 22, 2023

SKF, the world's biggest bearings maker, announced on Monday a $4.9 million investment earmarked for building a manufacturing site in Tangier in Morocco. The Swedish ... Read More

Nephew of Polisario Chief of Staff arrested in Panama over money smuggling

May 21, 2023

Nephew of Polisario Chief of Staff arrested in Panama over money smuggling Panama’s customs services arrested, on May 11, Mohamed El-Wali Akik, a nephew of ... Read More

King Mohammed VI Congratulates Members of the National Team for Exceptional Achievement in U-17 AFCON, Qualification for 2023 World Cup

May 20, 2023

King Mohammed VI sent a congratulatory message to the members of the national soccer team, finalists of the Under-17 TotalEnergies 2023 African Cup of Nations, ... Read More