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SLAUGHTER IN THE AAIUN - 15 dead, hundreds wounded and missingby Open-Publishing - Tuesday 9 November 2010
After the serious incidents yesterday in the Occupied Territories of Western Sahara, the provisional balance is 11 Saharawi civilians dead, 5 Moroccan policemen dead, 723 injured Sahrawi, 159 missing and 65 Sahrawi Sahrawi detainees. This morning the riots returned to the neighborhood of Colomina between Moroccan settlers & Sahrawis. The city is taken by the Moroccan army and police, which in turn have armed Moroccan settlers to assault the houses of the Saharawis. About the missing, some were lost at the destruction of the camp, while others have been forced by settlers or soldiers into trucks to an unknown destination. The facts of yesterday, November 8:
6:00 to 10:00 - Moroccan soldiers and police attacked the camp Gdeim Izik Dignity, with dozens of 4x4, riot trucks with boiling water under pressure, from helicopters fired tear gas, burning with fuel many tents, etc ... According to some sources, 7 of the Saharawi have been murdered here. The camp population that was not arrested or wound went through the desert to the city of El Aaiun.
10:00 to 19:00 - Saharawi demonstrations in Laayoune, with the news about the camp and the actions of the police and the army becomes an Intifada. The headquarters of the TV Laayoune (controlled by the occupier) in flames, and the headquarters of the Moroccan Ministry of Energy. Saharawi civilians controlled Smara Avenue and some districts, as Colomina or Matallah. During the confrontations, the Moroccan police used real ammunition, rubber bullets also, batons, tear gas and riot trucks and helicopters, while the Saharawi respond with stones, sticks, knives and gas cylinders. Gradually, the Moroccan troops have pushed back the protesters Saharawi to their homes because of their superior equipment and number.
20:00-24:00 - Declared a curfew by the Moroccan occupier. Trucks carrying armed Moroccan settlers assaulted Saharawi homes, destroying and carrying off young families to an unknown place.
PLEASE FULL WORLDWIDE DISTRIBUTION OF THIS NEWS, MOROCCO IS ENGAGED IN A LOCK OF INFORMATION, WE DONT KNOW SO MUCH WHAT HAPPENS IN THE WESTERN SAHARA, ALL IMAGES OF PRESS AND TV ARE FROM ACTIVISTS OF FREELANCERS, THERE’S NO MEDIA IN THE SAHARA BECAUSE OF THE INFORMATIVE BLOCKAGE.
¡¡¡FREEDOM FOR WESTERN SAHARA NOW!!!