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- proper n. A territory in northern Africa and a former Spanish colony, now mostly occupied by Morocco, which claims ownership over the territory.
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- n. an area in northwestern Africa with rich phosphate deposits; under Moroccan control since 1992
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Too often—and I certainly include the United States as a target of this criticism—we behaved like bureaucrats processing papers: reauthorizing missions like those in the Western Sahara or Cyprus by rolling over their mandates every six months but not pressing the Secretariat to solve the underlying problems or asking the fundamental question of whether the PKOs had become a part of those problems.