Political prisoners in jails across Morocco are going on a hunger strike to protest the fabricated charges and sham rulings that have led them to prison. The hunger strikers are calling on Moroccan civil society to support them in their struggle for freedom and protest against arbitrary arrests. Continue reading
A new group calling itself the “Youth of Change” movement has appeared in the Tindouf camps for Sahrawi refugees in southwestern Algeria. The group has released its first statement vowing to fight for freedom and dignity in the face of corruption and exploitation by the Polisario Front. Continue reading
Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs John Baird recently congratulated Yemen on the success of its National Dialogue Conference. Baird considered the conference a historical achievement, paving the way for freedom, democracy, human rights and the Rule of Law in Yemen. The Foreign Minister also confirmed that Canada will continue to support Yemen during this period of political transition.