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02.05 - 2009.   Category: Archive 2009
Norwatch: Controversial Oil Exploration Finished ic_geo_caribbean_amsterdam_08_04_2009_610.jpgThe Norwegian seismic company Fugro-Geoteam has completed its controversial exploration offshore occupied Western Sahara. Their employer’s plans to become established on the Canary Islands have aroused strong reactions. Norwatch, 15 April 2009.
27.04 - 2009.   Category: Countries
Dutch firms
20.04 - 2009.   Category: Archive 2009
Polisario protests plunderingOn 8th April 2008, Polisario sent a letter to the Security Council protesting the plundering of Western Sahara. The letter has now been published as an official document of both the General Assembly (A/63/871) and the Security Council (S/2009/198).  
20.03 - 2009.   Category: Archive 2009
Denounced plundering to UN Human Rights CouncilFrance Libertés: Fondation Danielle Mitterrand - an NGO with special consultative status in the Human Rights Council - has submitted a written statement to the council denouncing the plundering of Western Sahara.
18.03 - 2009.   Category: Archive 2009
Norwatch: Requested Military Helpic_geo_caribbean_620.jpgThe Moroccan Navy was asked to support Fugro-Geoteam’s oil assignment outside occupied Western Sahara. This is shown by an internal Moroccan government document that Norwatch has obtained. Norwatch, 17 March 2009.
18.03 - 2009.   Category: Archive 2009
Sahrawis on Canaries demonstrating against oil searchic_fugro_thor_demo6_610.jpgSahrawi refugees on the Canary Islands yesterday protested against the Norwegian oil search in occupied Western Sahara. They demanded that the project be stopped.
23.02 - 2009.   Category: Archive 2009
Time to let the Sahrawis decideic_children_dakhla_610.jpg"WSRW believes it is time for the Saharawi people to settle the question of how they wish to be governed through the referendum which the UN calls for. Then it will be clear to companies with whom to deal", writes WSRW in letters to the editor in the petroleum journals Upstream and Petroleum Africa.
27.01 - 2009.   Category: Archive 2009
Upstream: SADR hits out at Kosmos WESTERN Sahara's Petroleum Authority has accused Kosmos Energy of violating international law by awarding Fugro-Geoteam a contract for a major seismic survey in Morocco 's Southern Provinces, writes Barry Morgan. Upstream, 23 January 2009.
16.01 - 2009.   Category: Archive 2009
Sahrawi Republic protests Kosmos and Fugro engagementsMinister of Foreign Affairs of the Sahrawi Arabic Democratic Republic sent 15 January 2009 a letter to Kosmos Energy demanding the company to terminates its operations in occupied Western Sahara. On 13 January 2009 a similar letter was sent to Dutch-Norwegian seismic survey company Fugro-Geoteam, which started its exploration for Kosmos in January.
13.01 - 2009.   Category: Archive 2009
Demands Fugro to leave Western Saharaic_geo_caribbean_620.jpgWestern Sahara Resource Watch demands that Fugro-Geoteam terminate their profoundly unethical activities, and immediately withdraw their vessel "Geo Caribbean" from the Western Saharan waters. Fugro works in occupied Western Sahara on behalf of Moroccan authorities. Read open letter to Fugro, 12 January 2009.
12.01 - 2009.   Category: Archive 2009
Norwatch: Norwegian Oil Industry in Occupied Western SaharaA huge Norwegian research vessel has in secret travelled to the coast of occupied Western Sahara. This weekend the Norwegian company Fugro-Geoteam started a controversial operation to carry out oil exploration, in defiance of the advice of the UN and the Norwegian government. Norwatch, 12 January 2009.
21.07 - 2008.   Category: Archive 2008
Growing rumours of possible oil drilling in Western Saharaic_onhym_2.jpgAccording to recent articles in African Energy and the Moroccan newspaper L'Economiste, there's a realistic chance that Morocco might start drilling for oil in the occupied Western Sahara in the nearby future.
10.07 - 2008.   Category: Archive 2008
Kosmos Energy receives awardic_petroleum_africa_610.jpgThe business magazine Petroleum Africa seems to have missed a central point.
06.05 - 2008.   Category: Archive 2008
US oil company doesn't believe in independenceic_kosmos_pr_042808_610.pdf.jpg"Kosmos believes it has made the right bet as to which party will prevail", a presentation about the company stated.

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