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Western Sahara

Western Sahara: Out of the Impasse

Middle East/North Africa Report N°66, 11 June 2007

The combination of Morocco’s recent proposal of a “Sahara autonomous region”, the Polisario Front’s counter-proposal of independence with guarantees for Moroccan interests and the UN Security Council’s 30 April resolution calling for direct negotiations between the parties – due to begin on 18 June – has been hailed as a promising breakthrough in the protracted Western Sahara dispute.

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Western Sahara: Out of the Impasse, Middle East/North Africa Report N°66, 11 Jun 2007

The combination of Morocco’s recent proposal of a “Sahara autonomous region”, the Polisario Front’s counter-proposal of independence with guarantees for Moroccan interests and the UN Security Council’s 30 April resolution calling for direct negotiations between the parties – due to begin on 18 June – has been hailed as a promising breakthrough in the protracted Western Sahara dispute.

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Western Sahara: The Cost of the Conflict, Middle East/North Africa Report N°65, 1 Jun 2007

The Western Sahara conflict is both one of the world’s oldest and one of its most neglected.

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