The Forgotten People

Voices from a refugee camp: Should Sahrawis return to war with Morocco?

Oct. 25, 2013

DAKHLA CAMP, Algeria | For decades, the Western Sahara liberation movement, known as the Polisario Front, has been locked in a struggle for independence from Morocco. It's not a battle of guns but of wills, Polisario officials say.

Regional Instability Threatens Already Tense Western Sahara

Jan. 18, 2013

The not-so publicized 36-year-old simmering conflict between Morocco and the disputed territory of Western Sahara is causing new concerns as radical elements further destabilize North Africa and the disaffected Sahrawi population is losing patience.