Military violations and a decline in cooperation have shown that MINURSO’s mandate in Western Sahara is more important than ever, according to the UN secretary-general.

Western Sahara: Guterres Remains Confident a Solution is Possible
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in Geneva, August 3, 2012, when he acted as the UN High Commissioner for Refugees. Photo: United States Mission in Geneva/Flickr
Morgan Hekking holds a BA in International Relations from Hobart & William Smith Colleges in Geneva, New York.