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Nov 18 2020

Clashes In Western Sahara Continue, As Polisario Front Says There’s No Hope For Peace

Donate Click to see full-size image Fighting is on-going between Moroccan military forces and the Polisario Front (Popular Front for the Liberation of Saguia el-Hamra and Río de Oro). On November 16th and 17th, clashes are continuing along the security wall in the disputed area. King Mohammed VI said the military operation by Morocco’s army had enabled trade to resume through the strategic border post at El Guergarat that had been blockaded by supporters of the pro-independence Polisario Front. Morocco “has redressed the situation, settled the problem definitively and restored the flow of trade,” the monarch told United Nations Secretary …