Articles about the escalation of the conflict (2020)

Opinion: Trump Was Right To Recognize Moroccan Sovereignty Over Western Sahara
Eugene Kontorovich, newsweek, 24.12.2020

Trump claims Israel – Morocco deal brings peace, but in reality it could spark war
Sébastien Roblin, nbcnews, 23.12.2020

From trade to international law: Why the EU should untangle its relationships with Morocco and Western Sahara
Hugh Lovatt,, 21.12.2020

Western Sahara: Morocco Cracks Down on Activists –
US Recognition of Moroccan Sovereignty Doesn’t Change Territory’s Status
Human Rights Watch, 18.12.2020

Trump’s recognition of Western Sahara is a serious blow to diplomacy and international law
Opinion by James Baker III, Washington Post, 17.12.2020

Elephants in the Room – Biden Must Reverse Course on Western Sahara
John Bolten, Foreign Policy, 15.12.2020

US former personal envoys of the UN Secretary General strongly criticize Trumps recognition of Moroccan sovereignty over Western Sahara
Pour un sahara libre. org, 14.12.2020

Top House Democrat warns against Trump’s Western Sahara designation
Laura Kelly, The Hill, 12.12.2020

Analysis | Peace for Peace? Israel-Morocco Deal Is Occupation in Exchange for Occupation
Lea Landau, Haaretz, 11.12.2020

U.S. Recognizes Morocco’s Occupation of Western Sahara in Latest Betrayal of Sahrawi People, Democracy Now, 11.12.2020

The U.S. recognized Moroccan sovereignty over the disputed Western Sahara. Here’s what that means.
Jacob Mundy, The Washington Post, 11.12.2020

Morocco and Israel to establish diplomatic relations with U.S. backing
Anne Gearan, Karoun Demirjian, Mike DeBonis and Souad Mekhennet,
The Washington Post, 11.12.2020

Morocco latest country to normalise ties with Israel in US-brokered deal
BBC news, 10.12.2020

New U.S. Policy, Same Human Rights Expectations: Companies Sourcing from the Western Sahara Are Still Obligated to Respect International Law
Foley Hoag LLG, JDSUPRA, 10.12.2020

Exclusive: U.S. nears sale of four sophisticated drones to Morocco – sources
Mike Stone, Patricia Zengerle,, 10.12.2020

The East Timor Model Offers a Way out for Western Sahara and Morocco
Stephen Zunes, Foreign Policy, 09.10.2020

Ceasefire Ends in Occupied Western Sahara After U.S.-Backed Moroccan Military Launches Operation
Democracy Now, 16.11.2020