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    Palestinian Leader Address

    Palestinian Leader Yasser Arafat spoke to the Palestinian Legislative Council in the West Bank city of Ramallah. He focused on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, but also talked about…

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    Palestinian National Council Address

    First Chairman Arafat addressed the National Council as President Clinton looked on. His speech was not translated. Then President Clinton addressed the Palestinian National…

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    Palestinian Authority Inauguration

    Mahmoud Abbas was sworn in as the new president of the Palestinian Authority. The ceremony and his 30-minute speech took place before the Palestinian Legislative Council in the West…

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    Palestinian Leadership

    The Palestinian Legislative Council voted to confirm Mahmoud Abbas,
    also known as Abu Mazen, as Prime Minister of Palestine. Mr. Abbas addressed the council prior to the vote and…

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    Palestinian Authority

    Palestinian Abbas addressed the Palestinian Legislative Council. This was the first meeting of the Council since the Hamas party won a majority of seats in legislative elections…

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    Middle East Peace Process

    French President Chirac and Chairman Arafat addressed the national assembly in Ramallah. In his remarks, President Chirac thanked the legislators for their efforts to make democracy a…

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    Palestinian Budget Debate

    Mr. Queri outlined the Palestinian national budget to members of the Legislative Council. Translation from Arabic to English was by voiceover.

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    Middle East Peace Process

    After their meeting in Ramallah, Mr. Arafat and Secretary Albright talked about the state of the Middle East peace process. She stressed the importance of reciprocity and…

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    Prime Minister Address

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    Middle East Peace Process

    Chairman Arafat spoke to a special session of the National Legislative Council, the Palestinian legislative body, in Ramallah. He spoke about the impact of Israeli construction of…

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