The recently formed “Youth Movement for Change” has declared the creation of its military wing in order to defend itself against attempts by the Polisario to disband the group. The movement, established in the past few months in the Tindouf camps in southern Algeria for Saharwi refugees, is calling for Polisario’s leadership to make way for younger members in light of rampant corruption.
Egypt’s other presidential candidate, Hamdeen Sabahi, said that previous governments are to blame for the country’s deteriorating public sector because of corruption and mismanagement. Sabahi said that he will create a new ministry for the public sector in order to fight corruption. Continue reading
Turkish border police stop a truck carrying arms destined for Syria. The drivers claimed to be carrying good for Turkish Islamic Relief Organization.