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December 5, 1989 | From a Times Staff Writer
Call him timid, dull, uninspiring? President Bush has an answer for you: Look at Malta. Soviet President Mikhail S. Gorbachev may have been fazed by the gale that raged around the Maltese islands, but to Bush, it was just a zephyr. Or so an ebullient Bush claimed here Monday.
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December 5, 1989 | From a Times Staff Writer
Call him timid, dull, uninspiring? President Bush has an answer for you: Look at Malta. Soviet President Mikhail S. Gorbachev may have been fazed by the gale that raged around the Maltese islands, but to Bush, it was just a zephyr. Or so an ebullient Bush claimed here Monday.
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December 2, 1989 | from a Times Staff Writer
Gale force winds with gusts to 42 knots forced the first meeting today between President Bush and Soviet President Mikhail S. Gorbachev to be shifted to the Maxim Gorky, a Soviet cruise ship. The first meeting was to get under way at 10 a.m. Malta time. Ceremonial activities were cancelled. The next meeting between the two leaders was tentatively scheduled to be held at the Holiday Inn where most of the American staff is staying.
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December 4, 1989 | From a Times Staff Writer
It was his plan, and George Bush was determined to stick to it, come high wind or high water. A former Navy man whose favorite recreational activity is racing about Kennebunkport, Me., in his speedboat, Fidelity, Bush took credit early for the idea of holding his first summit meeting with Mikhail S. Gorbachev aboard ship.
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December 3, 1989 | WILLIAM D. MONTALBANO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Spiro Agius respects Malta's impartial role this weekend as host to history, but his meteorologist's calling demands objectivity: The gale that swamped a summit Saturday was the work of Mother Russia. There, in a vastness where uncompromising winter knows no perestroika , were spawned the fierce winds that on Saturday humbled the two most powerful men on Earth. Man proposes, nature disposes.
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December 4, 1989 | From a Times Staff Writer
It was his plan, and George Bush was determined to stick to it, come high wind or high water. A former Navy man whose favorite recreational activity is racing about Kennebunkport, Me., in his speedboat, Fidelity, Bush took credit early for the idea of holding his first summit meeting with Mikhail S. Gorbachev aboard ship.
NEWS
December 3, 1989 | WILLIAM D. MONTALBANO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Spiro Agius respects Malta's impartial role this weekend as host to history, but his meteorologist's calling demands objectivity: The gale that swamped a summit Saturday was the work of Mother Russia. There, in a vastness where uncompromising winter knows no perestroika , were spawned the fierce winds that on Saturday humbled the two most powerful men on Earth. Man proposes, nature disposes.
NEWS
December 2, 1989 | from a Times Staff Writer
Gale force winds with gusts to 42 knots forced the first meeting today between President Bush and Soviet President Mikhail S. Gorbachev to be shifted to the Maxim Gorky, a Soviet cruise ship. The first meeting was to get under way at 10 a.m. Malta time. Ceremonial activities were cancelled. The next meeting between the two leaders was tentatively scheduled to be held at the Holiday Inn where most of the American staff is staying.
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