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Scenes of Western Sahara

Map of Western Sahara

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Map of Western Sahara

Western Sahara is a block of land about the size of Colorado located in North Africa. Morocco considers it a southern territory, but many of its inhabitants want to be independent. Read about significant dates in Western Sahara's history. (Source: U.N.)

See the full story: Regional Instability Threatens Already Tense Western Sahara