African Atlantic Chess

Howe, Russell Warren
March 1976
New Republic;3/6/76, Vol. 174 Issue 10, p12
Focuses on the issues concerning political tensions in Western Sahara. Role of the International Court at Hague in rejecting the claims of Morocco and Mauritania on the phosphate deposits of Western Sahara; Effort of the United Nations to vote a compromise resolution that demanded Spain, Morocco and Mauritania to jointly organize the plebiscite in Western Sahara; Reasons given by the U.S. government in voting against Moroccan annexation; Funds provided by Saudi Arabia to Morocco for acquiring 25 Mirage F-1 fighter-bombers.


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