Washington D.C. - The United Nations Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, submitted to the Security Council last week his report on the situation in Western Sahara. The report urges “the parties and the neighbors to respond positively to the invitation of my Personal Envoy to come to the negotiating table in good faith and without preconditions.”

Morocco Won’t Be Pressured to Hold Direct Negotiations With Polisario
Morocco's Foreign Affairs Minister Nasser Bourita with UN Secretary General Personal Envoy for Western Sahara Horst Kohler and Morocco's Permanent Representative at the UN, Omar Hilale.
Samir Bennis is a political analyst.