Morocco/Western Sahara: Further information: Activist successfully leaves home after 18 months: Sultana Khaya

Sahrawi woman activist Sultana Khaya managed to leave her house in Boujdour, Western Sahara, on 30 May and travel to Spain for medical care. Under arbitrary house arrest since November 2020, the restrictions placed on her have yet to be officially removed and it remains unclear whether she would be able to return to the country. To date, there has been no investigation into the security forces’ incidents of torture and ill-treatment against her and her family.

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