Washington D.C.- Pro-Polisario and Algerian media have sounded upbeat about the invitations Horst Kohler, the Personal Envoy of the Secretary-General to Western Sahara, extended to the parties of the Western Sahara conflict. For instance, Polisario’s official news website Sahara Press Service, was quick to report that Kohler sent an invitation to both Morocco and the Polisario.

Western Sahara: Kohler Meets Algeria, Mauritania FMs at UN
Horst Kohler, the personal envoy of the secretary-general to Western Sahara and Algerian Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdelkader Messahel
Samir Bennis is a political analyst.