Western Sahara: Understanding the Roots of the Conflict and Suggesting a Way Out

"This Situation Report is based on the proceedings of a roundtable seminar. Written papers were submitted which was based on the verbal interventions, organised around three main themes. The contributions were published without any changes. There are three principal themes in this report. They are dealt with by each author in turn as identified at the beginning of their contribution. A conclusion is also provided to recapitulate the various arguments advanced by the two authors."