A 2015 Breakthrough? The Limits of Shuttle Diplomacy with the Polisario – Jordan Paul

Jordan Paul, MACP February 19, 2015 Personal Envoy for the Western Sahara Christopher Ross visited Morocco last week, followed by a visit to the Polisario-run refugee camps in Tindouf, Algeria. Will he finally find a commitment to serious negotiations in Tindouf? History certainly isn’t encouraging. It’s been seven years now since Mr. Ross’s predecessor Peter van Walsum issued a report calling for the next round of formal talks between Morocco and ...