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April 20, 1993 | MARK FINEMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Arab foreign ministers reconvened early today in the Syrian capital, still seeking a unified stand on whether to return to the bargaining table with Israel after nearly 20 hours of intensive talks throughout the day and into the night Monday failed to produce an expected decision.
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April 20, 1993 | MARK FINEMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Arab foreign ministers reconvened early today in the Syrian capital, still seeking a unified stand on whether to return to the bargaining table with Israel after nearly 20 hours of intensive talks throughout the day and into the night Monday failed to produce an expected decision.
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April 29, 1988 | MICHAEL ROSS, Times Staff Writer
Over the years, Yasser Arafat, the politically acrobatic chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization, has managed to spring back from one misfortune after another--not always ending up where he wanted to be but nearly always landing on his feet. This week, in another swiftly executed political back-flip, Arafat ended up in Damascus, the Syrian capital from which he was ignominiously expelled in 1983 after a bitter struggle with Syrian-backed rebels in Lebanon for control of the PLO.
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July 16, 1990 | KIM MURPHY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Syrian President Hafez Assad said Sunday that he is ready to move forward on "a serious initiative toward peace" in the Middle East, but both he and Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak said they are waiting for Washington and Israel to take the first step. Assad held two days of meetings with Mubarak in his first trip to Egypt since its peace treaty with Israel more than a decade ago.
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July 16, 1990 | KIM MURPHY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Syrian President Hafez Assad said Sunday that he is ready to move forward on "a serious initiative toward peace" in the Middle East, but both he and Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak said they are waiting for Washington and Israel to take the first step. Assad held two days of meetings with Mubarak in his first trip to Egypt since its peace treaty with Israel more than a decade ago.
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May 4, 1990 | From Associated Press
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak said Thursday that he wants to help end the feud between Syria and Iraq and persuade Syria's president to attend an Arab summit in the Iraqi capital. Mubarak also said that President Hafez Assad of Syria is now willing to meet with his main foe, Palestine Liberation Organization leader Yasser Arafat. Mubarak spoke to foreign reporters before his final meeting with Assad. It was the first trip to Syria by an Egyptian head of state in 12 years.
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May 4, 1990 | From Associated Press
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak said Thursday that he wants to help end the feud between Syria and Iraq and persuade Syria's president to attend an Arab summit in the Iraqi capital. Mubarak also said that President Hafez Assad of Syria is now willing to meet with his main foe, Palestine Liberation Organization leader Yasser Arafat. Mubarak spoke to foreign reporters before his final meeting with Assad. It was the first trip to Syria by an Egyptian head of state in 12 years.
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April 29, 1988 | MICHAEL ROSS, Times Staff Writer
Over the years, Yasser Arafat, the politically acrobatic chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization, has managed to spring back from one misfortune after another--not always ending up where he wanted to be but nearly always landing on his feet. This week, in another swiftly executed political back-flip, Arafat ended up in Damascus, the Syrian capital from which he was ignominiously expelled in 1983 after a bitter struggle with Syrian-backed rebels in Lebanon for control of the PLO.
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