Monthly Archives: November 2007

Forthcoming book available through AWSA

“International Law and the Question of Western Sahara”
As far as we know it will be the first collective work published in English dealing with the legal aspects of the Western Sahara problem. The book has been put together by IPJET International Platform of Jurists for East Timor and the Institute of Social Sciences in The Hague from papers  delivered at a conference there in October 2006.
With postage and packing costs, sale price through AWSA will be approx $25-$35. 

Anyone interested in having a copy, please email:  awsamel@alphalink.com.au
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Spanish Judge starts Genocide proceedings against Morocco’s occupation

Top Spanish judge Baltasar Garzon has ordered the opening of an inquiry into allegations of genocide in the Moroccan occupied Western Sahara.
The Western Saharan plaintiffs are also looking for accountability for the 542 Sahrawis that Morocco ‘disappeared’ during the war with the pro-independence Polisario Front from 1975-1991.  (continued)
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