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December 16, 1990 | From United Press International
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak vowed Saturday to defend Saudi Arabia and other Arab states against any further Iraqi aggression and blasted pro-Iraqi states for accusing Cairo of trying to profit from its pro-Kuwait stance. In a three-hour address at the opening session of Egypt's newly elected Parliament, Mubarak said his country's hard-line stand against the Aug. 2 Iraqi invasion of the oil-rich emirate is based solely on principle.
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May 12, 1991 | KIM MURPHY and ROBIN WRIGHT, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Efforts to build a new postwar security alliance in the Persian Gulf have been dealt a series of setbacks in recent weeks, dividing the moderate Arab coalition forged during the Gulf crisis and threatening to drag the United States even deeper into volatile Middle East politics. The Bush Administration, already hip-deep in flagging efforts to broker a settlement to the long-running Arab-Israeli conflict, now finds itself with an indefinite commitment of U.S.
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October 23, 1990 | United Press International
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak arrived Monday on an unscheduled visit to Saudi Arabia to inspect Egyptian troops stationed in the northeast area near the Saudi-Kuwaiti border, officials said. Mubarak is also expected to confer with King Fahd.
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February 4, 1991 | MICHAEL ROSS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
To Samia Farid, the war in the Gulf became reality only last Wednesday, when she noticed that the wards in the hospital where she works were being emptied to make room for the casualties Egypt expects to suffer in a ground offensive to liberate Kuwait. "Until then," she said, "I did not realize what it would mean to be at war. It was still too far away. Until then, I supported the government, but now I am not so sure." Slowly but perceptibly, public opinion in Egypt is beginning to shift.
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May 12, 1991 | KIM MURPHY and ROBIN WRIGHT, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Efforts to build a new postwar security alliance in the Persian Gulf have been dealt a series of setbacks in recent weeks, dividing the moderate Arab coalition forged during the Gulf crisis and threatening to drag the United States even deeper into volatile Middle East politics. The Bush Administration, already hip-deep in flagging efforts to broker a settlement to the long-running Arab-Israeli conflict, now finds itself with an indefinite commitment of U.S.
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February 4, 1991 | MICHAEL ROSS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
To Samia Farid, the war in the Gulf became reality only last Wednesday, when she noticed that the wards in the hospital where she works were being emptied to make room for the casualties Egypt expects to suffer in a ground offensive to liberate Kuwait. "Until then," she said, "I did not realize what it would mean to be at war. It was still too far away. Until then, I supported the government, but now I am not so sure." Slowly but perceptibly, public opinion in Egypt is beginning to shift.
NEWS
September 9, 1990 | NORMAN KEMPSTER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Middle East can never enjoy real peace as long as Iraq maintains its potent arsenal of missiles and chemical weapons, Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak said Saturday. And, without setting a deadline for the current economic sanctions to force an Iraqi capitulation, Mubarak strongly suggested that the military threat posed by Baghdad must be eliminated within a matter of months. With Secretary of State James A.
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August 22, 1990 | MARJORIE MILLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on Tuesday appealed to Iraq to withdraw its forces from Kuwait, while at the same time Egypt reportedly sent the first elements of a mechanized infantry division to Saudi Arabia, along with light tanks and artillery. The government interrupted radio and television programming to broadcast Mubarak's appeal to Iraqi President Saddam Hussein. Mubarak asked Hussein, "in the name of everything sacred on our Arab soil . . .
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August 12, 1990 | KIM MURPHY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, declaring that there is "no hope" for a peaceful solution to the crisis in Kuwait, dispatched the first of several thousand troops to Saudi Arabia on Saturday to serve alongside a growing multinational force poised to defend against further Iraqi incursions.
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September 17, 1990 | NICK B. WILLIAMS Jr., TIMES STAFF WRITER
President Bush sent a firm warning to the Iraqi people Sunday in a taped message aired on Baghdad television: Their country stands "on the brink of war. . . . (The) Iraqi leadership has miscalculated." In words clearly designed to drive a wedge between his viewers and President Saddam Hussein's ruling regime, Bush termed the Aug. 2 invasion of Kuwait "an unprovoked attack on a small nation that posed no threat to your own." "Kuwait was the victim," he said, "Iraq, the aggressor."
NEWS
December 16, 1990 | From United Press International
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak vowed Saturday to defend Saudi Arabia and other Arab states against any further Iraqi aggression and blasted pro-Iraqi states for accusing Cairo of trying to profit from its pro-Kuwait stance. In a three-hour address at the opening session of Egypt's newly elected Parliament, Mubarak said his country's hard-line stand against the Aug. 2 Iraqi invasion of the oil-rich emirate is based solely on principle.
NEWS
October 23, 1990 | United Press International
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak arrived Monday on an unscheduled visit to Saudi Arabia to inspect Egyptian troops stationed in the northeast area near the Saudi-Kuwaiti border, officials said. Mubarak is also expected to confer with King Fahd.
NEWS
September 30, 1990 | NICK B. WILLIAMS Jr., TIMES STAFF WRITER
Iraqi Foreign Minister Tarik Aziz made a flying visit Saturday to Jordan, a determined peacemaker in the Persian Gulf crisis, but his mission was shrouded in silence. A ranking Jordanian official said only that Aziz had delivered a personal message to King Hussein on "recent developments in the gulf crisis."
NEWS
September 17, 1990 | NICK B. WILLIAMS Jr., TIMES STAFF WRITER
President Bush sent a firm warning to the Iraqi people Sunday in a taped message aired on Baghdad television: Their country stands "on the brink of war. . . . (The) Iraqi leadership has miscalculated." In words clearly designed to drive a wedge between his viewers and President Saddam Hussein's ruling regime, Bush termed the Aug. 2 invasion of Kuwait "an unprovoked attack on a small nation that posed no threat to your own." "Kuwait was the victim," he said, "Iraq, the aggressor."
NEWS
September 9, 1990 | NORMAN KEMPSTER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Middle East can never enjoy real peace as long as Iraq maintains its potent arsenal of missiles and chemical weapons, Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak said Saturday. And, without setting a deadline for the current economic sanctions to force an Iraqi capitulation, Mubarak strongly suggested that the military threat posed by Baghdad must be eliminated within a matter of months. With Secretary of State James A.
NEWS
August 22, 1990 | MARJORIE MILLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on Tuesday appealed to Iraq to withdraw its forces from Kuwait, while at the same time Egypt reportedly sent the first elements of a mechanized infantry division to Saudi Arabia, along with light tanks and artillery. The government interrupted radio and television programming to broadcast Mubarak's appeal to Iraqi President Saddam Hussein. Mubarak asked Hussein, "in the name of everything sacred on our Arab soil . . .
NEWS
September 30, 1990 | NICK B. WILLIAMS Jr., TIMES STAFF WRITER
Iraqi Foreign Minister Tarik Aziz made a flying visit Saturday to Jordan, a determined peacemaker in the Persian Gulf crisis, but his mission was shrouded in silence. A ranking Jordanian official said only that Aziz had delivered a personal message to King Hussein on "recent developments in the gulf crisis."
NEWS
August 12, 1990 | KIM MURPHY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, declaring that there is "no hope" for a peaceful solution to the crisis in Kuwait, dispatched the first of several thousand troops to Saudi Arabia on Saturday to serve alongside a growing multinational force poised to defend against further Iraqi incursions.
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