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Scenes of Western Sahara

Call for Independence

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Map of Western SaharaSand BermDry RiverLaayoune StreetPort LaayouneUnloading the CatchFull CratesFishing AgreementsMining PhosphatesPhosphate RockConveyer BeltWater SourceHealing PropertiesTea PreparationSweet TreatsTagines at MarketCall for IndependenceAminetu HaidarJailed ActivistsSahrawi RepresentationMine DirectorAgreement?

Call for Independence

Larbass Abid is one of the younger Sahrawis who have taken up the cause of the disputed territory's independence from Morocco, saying action greater than peaceful protests might be needed to evoke change.

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