Sahrawi refugees: Supposed “misuse” of humanitarian aid clearly denied by EU – Sahara Press Service

Sahrawi refugees: Supposed “misuse” of humanitarian aid clearly denied by EU – Sahara Press Service

Brussels , 13 July 2020 (SPS) – Algeria’s ambassador to Brussels Amar Belani denounced Saturday the disinformation campaign led by the Moroccan media on the so-called “misuse of the European humanitarian aid granted to Sahrawi refugees, noting that these unfounded allegations were clearly denied by EU’s top officials in charge of the file.

“The Moroccan media and their satellite media relays are leading for weeks an enraged disinformation campaign aimed at making the public opinion believe that the humanitarian aid granted by the European Union to the Sahrawi refugees was misused by the Polisario Front and our country,” said Belani in a reply to a question by APS on the campaign led by the Moroccan media outlets.

“These baseless allegations, reiterated recurrently since 2015 by this country’s diplomats and their relays in the European Parliament (notably right wing MPs) and which shouldn’t remain unanswered, it is necessary to point out the following facts, as emphasize the official statements of EU’s top officials in charge of this file, notably the official responses of the different officials asked about this issue,” said Belani.

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