Sahrawi people
The Sahrawi people (Arabic: صحراويون‎ ṣaḥrāwīyūn; Berber: ⵉⵙⴻⵃⵔⴰⵡⵉⵢⴻⵏ Iseḥrawiyen; Moroccan Arabic: صحراوة Ṣeḥrawa; Spanish: Saharaui) are the people living in the western part of the Sa...
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Polisario Front
The Polisario Front, Frente Polisario, FRELISARIO or simply POLISARIO, from the Spanish abbreviation of Frente Popular de Liberación de Saguía el Hamra y Río de Oro ("Popular Front for the Liberation ...
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Sahrawi refugee camps
The Sahrawi refugee camps in Tindouf, Algeria, are a collection of refugee camps, set up in the Tindouf Province, Algeria in 1975-76 for Sahrawi refugees fleeing from Moroccan forces, who advanced thr...
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Culture of Western Sahara
The people of Western Sahara speak the Ḥassānīya dialect of Arabic, also spoken in northern Mauritania. They are of mixed Arab-Berber descent, but many consider themselves Arab. They claim that they d...
Human rights in Western Sahara
The Government of Morocco sees Western Sahara as its Southern Provinces. The Moroccan government considers the Polisario Front as a separatist movement given the alleged Moroccan origins of some of it...
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Mallemin
The mallemin (also maalemine, muallemin etc.; derived from a plural of the Arabic word mu`allim, meaning approximately "sir" or "teacher") were a professional caste of blacksmiths and metalworkers wit...
Islam in Western Sahara
According to the CIA World Factbook, Muslims make up nearly 100% of the population of the Western Sahara.
Sahrawi Association of Victims of Grave Human Rights Violations Committed by the Moroccan State
Asociación Saharaui de Víctimas de Violaciones Graves de los Derechos Humanos Cometidas por el Estado Marroquí (Spanish for the Sahrawi Association of Victims of Grave Violations of Human Rights Commi...
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Reguibat tribe
The Reguibat (also Rguibat, R'gaybat, R'gibat, Erguibat, Ergaybat, and various other spellings) is a Sahrawi tribe of Sanhaja origins, although a number of Arab tribes have merged with the Reguibat du...
Sahrawi nationality law
Sahrawi nationality law is the law of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) governing nationality and citizenship. SADR is a partially recognized state which claims sovereignty over the entire ...
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Beni Ḥassān
Beni Ḥassan (Arabic: بني حسان "sons of Ḥassān") were a nomadic group of Arab origin, one of the four sub-tribes of the Maqil Arab tribes who emigrated in the 11th century to the Maghreb with the Bani ...
Aminatou Haidar
Aminatou Ali Ahmed Haidar (Arabic: أحمد علي حيدر أميناتو‎; born 24 July 1966), sometimes known as Aminetou,Aminatu or Aminetu, is a Sahrawi human rights activist and an advocate of the indep...
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Elkouria Amidane
Elkouria Amidane (born 29 September 1985) is a Sahrawi student and human rights activist. Elkouria Amidane has over the years conducted non-violent struggle for Western Sahara self-determination and d...
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Tekna
The Tekna is a Sahrawi tribal confederation of Lamta Sanhaja Berber origins in today southern Morocco and northern Western Sahara, but traditionally with wider migration routes. Nowadays, its populati...
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