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Population of Tindouf Camps, Used as a Business by Algeria and Polisario

The ambassador and permanent representative of Morocco in Geneva, Omar Zniber, slammed before the Standing Committee of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) the instrumentalization by Algeria and the polisario of the ordeal of the population of the Tindouf camps which they use as a business to perpetuate the artificial conflict over the Moroccan Sahara.
The Humanitarian and Human Rights Dimension of the Regional Dispute on the Sahara admin Tue, 02/08/2022 - 20:50

The humanitarian situation in the Tindouf camps, in Algeria, has been frequently misrepresented by scholars interested in the regional dispute on the Moroccan Sahara. While the literature rightly points out the harsh climatic conditions and the difficult humanitarian situation prevailing in the camps, marked by widespread poverty and malnutrition, little is said about the political conditions and the actors that resulted into the displacement of Sahrawi civilians in the camps and their continued presence on Algerian territory in such tragic conditions.

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