UN chief calls for Tindouf census
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Monday (April 9th) asked Morocco and the Polisario to continue Western Sahara talks, MAP reported. He also renewed his call for a census in the Tindouf refugee camps in Algeria.
"In light of the on-going efforts of my Personal Envoy [Christopher Ross], I recommend that the Security Council extend the mandate of the UN Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO) for a further 12 months until April 30, 2013," Ban said.
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