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Western Sahara: Government#

Country nameconventional long form: none
conventional short form: Western Sahara
former: Rio de Oro, Saguia el Hamra, Spanish Sahara
Administrative divisionsnone (territory west of the berm under de facto Moroccan control)
Executive branchnone
International organization participationAU, CAN (observer), WFTU (NGOs)
Political pressure groups and leadersnone
Suffragenone; (residents of Moroccan-controlled Western Sahara participate in Moroccan elections)
Government typelegal status of territory and issue of sovereignty unresolved; territory contested by Morocco and Polisario Front (Popular Front for the Liberation of the Saguia el Hamra and Rio de Oro), which in February 1976 formally proclaimed a government-in-exile, the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR), based out of refugee camps near Tindouf, Algeria, led by President Mohamed ABDELAZIZ
Diplomatic representation in the USnone
Diplomatic representation from the USnone