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EC Offers Help on Gas Pipeline to Europe

The European Community (EC) is ready to help find financing and customers forthe proposed natural gas pipeline from the Hassi R'Mel gas field in Algeriaacross Morocco to Spain, according to the EC Commissioner for North-South links,Mr. Abel Juan Matutes. In the course of a visit to Algiers on 11 and 12September, Mr. Matutes assured his hosts that the EC is ready "to come toAlgeria's assistance" in seeking clients for...