Violent clashes in Tindouf camps between civilians and armed Polisario militias
PERSISMA, Rabat – The challenge of the Sahrawis of Tindouf camps continues. It has just spoiled the festivities of a ceremony organized, on Thursday February 27, in the “Smara camp”, and chaired by the head of the Polisario, said the Sahrawi Association for the Defense of Human Rights (ASADEDH).
Infact, In front of Brahim Ghali’s guests, hundreds of demonstrators demanded justice, denouncing in particular the escapes of prisoners sentenced to punishment in murder cases in 2004, of Oulda Ould Boukhari Bamba, from the “Tidrarine” tribe, caused by the complicity of their powerful relays within the leadership of the Front.
As photo show on the spot, armed Polisario elements tried to prevent the protesters from reaching the tribune reserved for the chief of Polisario and his guests.
This confrontation ended in the death of a militia member of the Polisario Front who fell from a pick-up before being run over by another vehicle and the arrest of a dozen of demonstrators.