September 8, 1988 |
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak flew to Iraq on Wednesday on his first visit since a cease-fire took effect in the Persian Gulf War, Foreign Ministry officials said.
September 27, 1988 |
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak met with Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher on Monday and discussed ways of moving the Middle East peace process forward, an official at the prime minister's office said.
October 23, 1989 |
Palestine Liberation Organization leader Yasser Arafat arrived in Egypt on Sunday to consult with President Hosni Mubarak on faltering efforts to bring Israelis and Palestinians together for peace talks.
February 3, 1985 |
Presidents Hosni Mubarak of Egypt and Julius K. Nyerere of Tanzania discussed African problems and bilateral relations here Friday, Egyptian Deputy Foreign Minister Butros Butros Ghali said.
January 8, 1985 |
President Reagan has invited Egyptian President Mohammed Hosni Mubarak to make an official working visit to the United States on March 12, the White House announced today.
October 23, 1990 |
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.
January 6, 1985 |
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak met with King Hussein of Jordan on Saturday for talks on Arab world developments during a surprise four-hour visit by Mubarak to Jordan's Red Sea port of Aqaba. After returning to Cairo, Mubarak told reporters that he and Hussein discussed the Palestinian problem and his visit to the United States, scheduled for March. This was Mubarak's second visit to Jordan since Sept.
March 11, 1985 |
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak met with Defense Secretary Caspar W. Weinberger today and sought more military aid, a request given little chance of success in budget-strapped Washington. Sources also held out little hope of success for Mubarak's other goal--persuading the United States to break the stalemate in Middle East peace efforts by meeting with a delegation representing Jordan and the Palestine Liberation Organization.
August 28, 1986 |
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak paid a brief visit to Jordan today and met with King Hussein for what he described as continuing consultations aimed at reviving Middle East peace efforts and solving the Palestinian question. On his return to Cairo, Mubarak urged Yasser Arafat's Palestine Liberation Organization to show greater flexibility to make a revival of peace efforts possible, declaring, "This is of great importance."
January 29, 1991
WHO: Hosni Mubarak, president of Egypt BORN: 1928 EDUCATION: Egyptian Military Academy BACKGROUND: Elected president after the assassination of Anwar Sadat on Oct. 6, 1981, reelected in 1987. His performance in the 1973 Arab-Israeli War as air force commander led to his appointment as vice president in 1975. POSITION: Mubarak has emerged as the most dependable Arab friend of the United States since the crisis in the gulf began.