Bahrain/UAE: Gulf envoys mark anniversary of Moroccan takeover

Issue 1158 - 18 Nov 2022 | 1 minute read

Bahraini and UAE diplomats in Laayoune (also written El Aioun) took part in the 47th anniversary of the late King Hassan II’s Green March, held by Morocco in early November to commemorate its takeover of the disputed territory of Western Sahara following the withdrawal of colonial Spain in 1975.

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