Oyogist has learned that the Algerian presidency earlier today disclosed that the ‘cowardly assassination’ of three of the country’s nationals ‘will not go unpunished.
Three Algerians were killed in a bombing this week in the border area between Mauritania and the disputed territory of Western Sahara, the Algerian presidency has said in a statement, blaming Morocco for the attack.
“On November 1 … three Algerian nationals were subjected to a cowardly assassination in a barbaric bombing of their trucks while they were traveling between Nouakchott and Ouargla,” the statement by Algeria’s news agency read.
“Several factors indicate that the Moroccan occupation forces in the Western Sahara carried out this cowardly assassination with sophisticated weaponry,” it added, warning that it “will not go unpunished.”
Morocco on the other hand refused to comment regarding the incident.