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Sahrawi leader and militant Sidahmed Batal passes away

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Chahid El-Hafed, May 27, 2021 (SPS) - the leader and militant of the Frente POLISARIO, Minister of Equipment of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SPSD), Sidahmed Batal passed away  Wednesday due to the Coronavirus.
Sidahmed Batal has held various positions and responsibilities within the government of the SADR and the Frente POLISARIO, the latter being the Minister of Equipment.
Because of this tragic loss, the Presidency declared a week-long national mourning. SPS