Articles by: Pawel Wargan

Africa’s Forgotten Colony in the Sahara

Africa’s Forgotten Colony in the Sahara

  Since 1975, thousands of Sahrawi people have lived in five refugee camps in the Algerian Sahara. They named these camps after cities in Western Sahara: Ausserd, Boujdour, Dakhla, Laayoune, and Smara. In a straight line, Smara the camp is some 400 kilometers from Smara the city. But a sand berm, built in the 1980s by Morocco, makes the distance[Read More…]

by 16/11/2022 Comments are Disabled World