Sidi Omar

Western Sahara: Caught in the European Union's Net

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Last month the European Union (EU) voted through an agreement which allows European ships to fish off the coast of Western Sahara, illegally occupied by Morocco for the past 30 years.

This vote highlights once more the plight of the people of Western Sahara, the Saharawis, who find that the leaders of world's democracies are largely uninterested in the theft of their right to sovereignty. Christian Hogsbjerg spoke to Sidi Omar, the London based representative of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic.

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