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Rebels Say They Killed 110 Moroccan Soldiers

January 07, 1988|From Reuters

ALGIERS, Algeria — Polisario guerrillas fighting Morocco for control of Western Sahara said Wednesday that they killed 110 Moroccan soldiers in desert operations last month.

A Polisario communique distributed through Algeria's official news agency APS said 11 Moroccan soldiers were taken prisoner and 52 vehicles were destroyed.

In a previous communique, the rebels said they had killed 93 Moroccan soldiers, wounded 150 and captured 11 during a single operation Dec. 30.

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