New Zealand continues to help plunder Western Sahara.

April 8, 2016

P-for-Plunder-2016-Web

The above link goes to P FOR PLUNDER 2015. This is a comprehensive report looking at phosphate being shipped from Western Sahara. Once again New Zealand is shown to be conspiring against the people of Western Sahara by participating in the plunder on one of their natural resources.
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Western Sahara – New Zealand Government’s position.

April 8, 2016

UNNZ

This is the current NZ Government position on Western Sahara. Dated 30/03/2016.
Morocco has, in a fit of pique, expelled 84 UN peacekeepers from the region.

The UNSG Ban Ki-moon used the word ‘occupation’ which upset the Moroccan government. However, it was just an excuse as the first time I can find the word used was in 1979. That word OCCUPATION. Second page. look for point five.

This Reuters article will give you the flavour of what has been happening.


Western Sahara – a Radio NZ interview.

April 3, 2016

Dr Stephen Zunes, from the USA, is in New Zealand at the moment. We helped to get him an interview on Radio NZ’s Sunday Morning. Stephen Zunes is a Professor of Politics and International Studies at the University of San Francisco. ( http://stephenzunes.org/about/ )

Stephen Zunes has spent much time championing self-determination in Western Sahara. This work Western Sahara: War Nationalism & Conflict Irresolution, available at the Lower Hutt library, is recommended.

The interview is here.