Rabat - UN Secretary General’s spokesperson’s claim that the UN mission in Western Sahara  (MINURSO), “has not observed” any Polisario-linked military maneuvers in the southeastern provinces backfired when Polisario fired "warning shots" at the UN, potentially pushing the UN official to alter his earlier position.

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A MINURSO ground patrol unit pictured in Western Sahara. Photo Credit: MINURSO