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December 18, 2003 | From Reuters
Pakistan is ready to drop long-standing demands for the implementation of U.N. resolutions on Kashmir and meet India "halfway" in a bid for peace, President Pervez Musharraf said. For years, Islamabad has insisted on a plebiscite to allow people in the divided Himalayan region to decide between joining India or Pakistan, a position backed by U.N. Security Council resolutions in the 1940s.
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December 18, 2003 | From Reuters
Pakistan is ready to drop long-standing demands for the implementation of U.N. resolutions on Kashmir and meet India "halfway" in a bid for peace, President Pervez Musharraf said. For years, Islamabad has insisted on a plebiscite to allow people in the divided Himalayan region to decide between joining India or Pakistan, a position backed by U.N. Security Council resolutions in the 1940s.
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March 8, 1988 | Associated Press
Following is the text of the Friday letter from Secretary of State George P. Shultz to Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir, as published in photocopy form Sunday by the Israeli newspaper Yediot Aharonot: I set forth below the understanding which I am convinced is necessary to achieve the prompt opening of negotiations on a comprehensive peace. This statement of understandings emerges from discussions held with you and other regional leaders.
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September 20, 2002 | From Reuters
Text, as provided by Reuters, of the joint Iraq resolution the president asked Congress to approve: * "Whereas Congress in 1998 concluded that Iraq was then in material and unacceptable breach of its international obligations and thereby threatened the vital interests of the United States and international peace and security, stated the reasons for that conclusion, and urged the president to take appropriate action to bring Iraq into compliance with its international obligations (Public Law
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September 10, 1990 | From Associated Press
Here is the text of the joint statement issued by President Bush and Soviet President Mikhail S. Gorbachev on Sunday at the close of their summit: We are united in the belief that Iraq's aggression must not be tolerated. No peaceful international order is possible if larger states can devour their smaller neighbors. We reaffirm the joint statement of our foreign ministers of Aug. 3, 1990, and our support for United Nations Security Council Resolutions 660, 661, 662, 664 and 665.
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May 30, 1985 | NORMAN KEMPSTER, Times Staff Writer
King Hussein of Jordan, claiming a fresh mandate from the Palestine Liberation Organization, offered Wednesday to engage in peace talks with Israel on the basis of two key U.N. resolutions, provided that the Israelis go along with Jordan's longstanding plan for an international conference on the Mideast.
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September 20, 2002 | From Reuters
Text, as provided by Reuters, of the joint Iraq resolution the president asked Congress to approve: * "Whereas Congress in 1998 concluded that Iraq was then in material and unacceptable breach of its international obligations and thereby threatened the vital interests of the United States and international peace and security, stated the reasons for that conclusion, and urged the president to take appropriate action to bring Iraq into compliance with its international obligations (Public Law
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January 10, 1991 | From Associated Press
Following is the text of Secretary of State James A. Baker III's news conference Wednesday after his meeting with Iraqi Foreign Minister Tarik Aziz: I have just given President Bush a full report of our meeting today. I told him that Minister Aziz and I had completed a serious and extended diplomatic conversation in an effort to find a political solution to the crisis in the Gulf.
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March 31, 1992 | From Reuters
In a gesture of deference toward Islamic holy days, the U.N. Security Council on Monday postponed for a day its vote to clamp punishing trade and diplomatic sanctions on Libya for refusing to surrender suspects in two airline bombings. The delay until today was requested by U.S. Ambassador Thomas R. Pickering at the personal urging of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and Arab envoys, diplomats said.
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September 5, 2002 | From Reuters
Iraqi President Saddam Hussein said Wednesday that his people don't want a war, but he vowed that they would defeat any U.S. military action to oust his government. "Your brothers in Iraq wish that God would spare them evil and avoid fighting," Hussein told a group of Arab representatives gathered in Baghdad to show their opposition to a possible U.S. military strike. "If God chooses that we have to fight, we won't disappoint you," he said.
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March 31, 1992 | From Reuters
In a gesture of deference toward Islamic holy days, the U.N. Security Council on Monday postponed for a day its vote to clamp punishing trade and diplomatic sanctions on Libya for refusing to surrender suspects in two airline bombings. The delay until today was requested by U.S. Ambassador Thomas R. Pickering at the personal urging of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and Arab envoys, diplomats said.
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January 10, 1991 | From Associated Press
Following is the text of Secretary of State James A. Baker III's news conference Wednesday after his meeting with Iraqi Foreign Minister Tarik Aziz: I have just given President Bush a full report of our meeting today. I told him that Minister Aziz and I had completed a serious and extended diplomatic conversation in an effort to find a political solution to the crisis in the Gulf.
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September 10, 1990 | From Associated Press
Here is the text of the joint statement issued by President Bush and Soviet President Mikhail S. Gorbachev on Sunday at the close of their summit: We are united in the belief that Iraq's aggression must not be tolerated. No peaceful international order is possible if larger states can devour their smaller neighbors. We reaffirm the joint statement of our foreign ministers of Aug. 3, 1990, and our support for United Nations Security Council Resolutions 660, 661, 662, 664 and 665.
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March 8, 1988 | Associated Press
Following is the text of the Friday letter from Secretary of State George P. Shultz to Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir, as published in photocopy form Sunday by the Israeli newspaper Yediot Aharonot: I set forth below the understanding which I am convinced is necessary to achieve the prompt opening of negotiations on a comprehensive peace. This statement of understandings emerges from discussions held with you and other regional leaders.
NEWS
May 30, 1985 | NORMAN KEMPSTER, Times Staff Writer
King Hussein of Jordan, claiming a fresh mandate from the Palestine Liberation Organization, offered Wednesday to engage in peace talks with Israel on the basis of two key U.N. resolutions, provided that the Israelis go along with Jordan's longstanding plan for an international conference on the Mideast.
WORLD
December 17, 2009 | By Ramin Mostaghim
Iranian authorities confronted their international and domestic rivals Wednesday, angering the West by testing a high-speed missile and raising political tensions at home by warning reformist opposition leaders they could be arrested. Brig. Gen. Ahmad Vahidi, Iran's defense minister, lauded the latest test-firing of the Sejil-2 surface-to-surface missile, which was broadcast on television in Iran. He praised the upgraded version of the missile for "its remarkable speed in entering the atmosphere, its strong impact and its radar-evading covers," and for its quick blastoff time, state television reported.
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March 17, 2003 | From Associated Press
Following is the text of the statement on Iraq released Sunday at the summit in the Azores islands: Statement of the Atlantic Summit: a Vision for Iraq and the Iraqi People Iraq's talented people, rich culture and tremendous potential have been hijacked by Saddam Hussein.
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