Wednesday Update, April 01, 1998

    Algeria Watch International
    P.O.Box 27423
    West Allis, WI. 53227, USA
    Tel: (414) 543-6534
    AWI email:
    BOD email:
    April 1st, 1998
    Dear AWI members:
    The following is a highlight of AWI actions since last Wednesday.
    AWI issued one public statement (statement AWI9803008) in support 
    of the London rally.
    You may view all AWI public statements and action calls at:
    2. TASKS
    a. Open GFO position:
    The GFO position is still open. AWI members who feel the need to
    be more actively involved in the direction of AWI are encouraged
    to apply for the position.
    b. Open tasks
    We continue to urge members to help the AWI effort by volunteering to 
    help us with one of the tasks specified in the tasks page:

    3. WEB
    a. Pages added
    The AWI library is expanding slowly but surely.  Since
    last week, we have added the following pages and links:
    	- some reading material on the Algerian crisis:
    	- Abassi Madani's letter to the UN (97).
    	- List of Algerian newspapers:
    	- List French newspapers:
    	- List of American newspapers:
    	- Press wires contacts:
    	- List of contacts of associations in Algeria:
    	- List of contacts of hospitals in Algiers:
    	- List of contacts of Algerian ministries:
    	- Coordinates of embassies in Algeria
    b. The AWI members page
    The AWI members page, temporarily disabled for technical reasons, has
    been restored.  Members are urged to consult it periodically for information.
    We are continuing work on a survey on the Algerian crisis 
    we will be sending to scholars within the next couple of weeks.
    We are developing a small advertising pamphlet on AWI.  
    AWI's membership is approaching 40. The list of members is at:
    We have been doing our best to keep the members list up to date.
    Please have a look at the members page, and let me know if you 
    see anything innacurate in it.
    The members suggestions are recorded in:
    There have been no new suggestions this week. Again, please
    do not hesitate to let me know if any suggestion has been overlooked
    7. OTHER:
    a. The Newsletter
    We are putting the finishing touches on the Newsletter.  We
    should be able to release it by the end of this week.
    Abdenour Achab
    General Manager