[Marxism] Morocco jails Saharawi activists, Venezuela increases aid to Western Sahara

Stuart Munckton stuartmunckton at gmail.com
Mon Feb 25 22:47:09 MST 2013

Moroccan authorities have sentenced Western Saharan political prisoners to
long jail sentences. The the prisoners had already spent two year in jail
waiting for a trail. Amnesty International had called the trials flawed
from the outset.


Severe water shortages in the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic may become
less frequent due to a Venezuelan government initiative to provide training
to Sahrawi technicians.

On February 14, the Venezuelan environment ministry said 10 technicians
from SADR will be trained in hydro-geology and drilling at Venezuela’s
National Hydraulics Laboratory.


“Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is humanity’s
original virtue. It is through disobedience that progress has been made,
through disobedience and through rebellion.” — Oscar Wilde, Soul of Man
Under Socialism

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