January 23, 2014 Leave a comment
Danish party the Red-Green Alliance (RGA) Thursday put forward a bill that would see Denmark recognise the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR), a state formed by the indigenous population of Africa’s last colony, the Saharawis of Western Sahara, in 1976 and run from refugee camps in neighbouring Algeria.
SADR has been recognised by over 80 countries and is a member of the African Union. Western Sahara was initially colonised by Spain and since 1975 by Morocco – a colonisation that no other country recognises. Read more of this post