MINURSO Staff Accused of ‘Double-Dipping’ into Accommodations Funds

Earlier this week, the UN-based news outlet Inner City Press (ICP), cited a “well-placed” source saying the U.N.

Security Council to Renew MINURSO’s Mandate Without Complications: Chinese Ambassador

Liu Jieyi, China’s Ambassador to the United Nations told the press on Friday that the Council would renew MINURSO’s mandate “without complications.”

UN Denies Compensation to Former MINURSO Volunteers

A former U.N. volunteer for U.N.-affiliated MINURSO said the mission treated its volunteers in “a very cheap way” after Morocco expelled them from mission headquarters in Laayoune last week.

Majority of MINURSO Staff Leaves Laayoune

 Following Morocco’s decision to reduce the presence of the UN Mission, known as MINURSO, in the Sahara a majority of the MINURSO staff affected by the decision boarded on Sunday morning a UN aircr

Bourita: MINURSO Sahara mandate unmarred

Morocco has not tinkered with the mandate of the UN Mission in the Sahara (MINURSO), Foreign Affairs minister, Nasser Bourita claimed on Friday, acknowledging the importance of preserving the cease

European Parliament Rejects Expansion of MINURSO’s Mandate in Western Sahara

The European Parliament adopted on Thursday a resolution that is in favor of Morocco with regards to the situation of human rights in the North African country.

30,000 Saharawis Call on MINURSO to Leave the Sahara

Over 30,000 Saharawis gathered on Saturday in front of the United Nations Mission for the Organization of the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO), and called on the UN mission to leave the terri

UNSG Appoints Pakistani General as MINURSO Commander

The United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday appointed Major-General Muhammad Tayyab Azam as commander of the MINURSO.

MINURSO Chief Holds Secret Meeting With Polisario Leader

The UN Secretary General’s Special Representative and head of the United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO), Kim Bolduc of Canada, held a secret meeting with the Polisar

Tindouf: Polisario Militiamen mistreat peacekeepers

The Polisario Front has started effecting its threats to cut short its cooperation with the UN Mission in Western Sahara “MINURSO.”

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