May 3, 1993 |
LOW BLOW? Shortly after a two-day trip to deliver aid to starving Somalians, heavyweight champion Riddick Bowe received a note from President Clinton, praising his "generosity and kindness." But Ambassador Robert Oakley, the special U.S. envoy to Somalia who for three months endured cramped quarters in the gutted U.S. Embassy during the military operation there, hasn't heard boo from Clinton since his return in March.
August 1, 1985 |
Relatives of some of the seven Americans still held hostage in Lebanon met Wednesday with national security adviser Robert C. McFarlane and later eased their criticism of Reagan Administration efforts to free their loved ones. Peggy Say, sister of Terry A. Anderson, an Associated Press correspondent kidnaped in Beirut last March, apologized for saying earlier that the Administration's efforts at "quiet diplomacy" had failed.