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January 22, 1995 | From Associated Press
Egypt and Jordan reconciled four years of soured diplomatic relations Saturday that resulted from the 1990-91 Persian Gulf crisis. King Hussein and Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak talked for more than two hours at this Red Sea port and then held a joint news conference to announce their achievement. "Our relations will return to what they used to be in mutual cooperation and coordination," the king said, adding that he and Mubarak also agreed to "keep our contacts continuous at all levels."
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January 22, 1995 | From Associated Press
Egypt and Jordan reconciled four years of soured diplomatic relations Saturday that resulted from the 1990-91 Persian Gulf crisis. King Hussein and Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak talked for more than two hours at this Red Sea port and then held a joint news conference to announce their achievement. "Our relations will return to what they used to be in mutual cooperation and coordination," the king said, adding that he and Mubarak also agreed to "keep our contacts continuous at all levels."
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April 13, 1989 | From United Press International
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak arrived in Jordan on Wednesday for talks with King Hussein aimed at preparing the monarch for his scheduled talks with President Bush next week, palace officials said.
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November 25, 1993 | KIM MURPHY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two years after the Persian Gulf War split them into feuding camps, Egypt and Jordan officially reconciled Wednesday in what Egyptian officials said was a growing determination that peace with Israel requires peace among Arabs.
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October 23, 1988 | MICHAEL ROSS, Times Staff Writer
Accompanied by President Hosni Mubarak of Egypt, PLO leader Yasser Arafat went to Jordan on Saturday to seek a critically timed reconciliation with King Hussein over Middle East peace tactics in advance of Israel's general elections next month.
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December 7, 1987 | United Press International
King Hussein returned to Amman on Sunday from Cairo, where he met with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on the Persian Gulf War and the disunity plaguing the Middle East Arab states, Jordanian radio said. The three-hour meeting in Cairo was the second time the two leaders have met in less than three weeks.
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November 25, 1993 | KIM MURPHY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two years after the Persian Gulf War split them into feuding camps, Egypt and Jordan officially reconciled Wednesday in what Egyptian officials said was a growing determination that peace with Israel requires peace among Arabs.
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August 22, 1990 | DANIEL WILLIAMS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Shipping bound for Iraq appeared to have reached a standstill Tuesday at the Jordanian port of Aqaba, with the last two Iraqi vessels to arrive sitting idly dockside and shippers vainly waiting for more to arrive. Private shippers reported that American warships were stationed at the mouth of the Gulf of Aqaba, Jordan's sole outlet into the Red Sea and the Suez Canal, and that Iraqi-flagged vessels and other freighters with Iraqi cargo were being turned back.
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August 15, 1990 | DANIEL WILLIAMS and WILLIAM TUOHY, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
The half-dozen employees of the Iraqi-Jordanian Land Transport Co., a private freight forwarder, sat Tuesday beneath a poster depicting the crossed flags of Iraq and Jordan as they emphatically fingered their worry beads. For more than a week, they said, no ship with cargo for Iraq has docked at the Red Sea port, and the workers wondered when, or if, any would. "This is not usual," said Isa Habaiba, a wiry worker. "We do not know what to think."
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August 22, 1990 | DANIEL WILLIAMS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Shipping bound for Iraq appeared to have reached a standstill Tuesday at the Jordanian port of Aqaba, with the last two Iraqi vessels to arrive sitting idly dockside and shippers vainly waiting for more to arrive. Private shippers reported that American warships were stationed at the mouth of the Gulf of Aqaba, Jordan's sole outlet into the Red Sea and the Suez Canal, and that Iraqi-flagged vessels and other freighters with Iraqi cargo were being turned back.
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August 15, 1990 | DANIEL WILLIAMS and WILLIAM TUOHY, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
The half-dozen employees of the Iraqi-Jordanian Land Transport Co., a private freight forwarder, sat Tuesday beneath a poster depicting the crossed flags of Iraq and Jordan as they emphatically fingered their worry beads. For more than a week, they said, no ship with cargo for Iraq has docked at the Red Sea port, and the workers wondered when, or if, any would. "This is not usual," said Isa Habaiba, a wiry worker. "We do not know what to think."
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April 13, 1989 | From United Press International
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak arrived in Jordan on Wednesday for talks with King Hussein aimed at preparing the monarch for his scheduled talks with President Bush next week, palace officials said.
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October 23, 1988 | MICHAEL ROSS, Times Staff Writer
Accompanied by President Hosni Mubarak of Egypt, PLO leader Yasser Arafat went to Jordan on Saturday to seek a critically timed reconciliation with King Hussein over Middle East peace tactics in advance of Israel's general elections next month.
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December 7, 1987 | United Press International
King Hussein returned to Amman on Sunday from Cairo, where he met with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on the Persian Gulf War and the disunity plaguing the Middle East Arab states, Jordanian radio said. The three-hour meeting in Cairo was the second time the two leaders have met in less than three weeks.
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