Al-Ahram Weekly   Al-Ahram Weekly
6 - 12 July 2000
Issue No. 489
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Regional contacts

SAUDI Crown Prince Abdullah wrapped up a four-day visit to Egypt on Saturday, after several rounds of talks with President Hosni Mubarak. The meetings took place at the Red Sea resort of Sharm Al-Sheikh.

The two leaders discussed the latest developments in the region and bilateral relations.

On Monday, Mubarak received an envoy from Oman's Sultan Qaboos. The envoy, Omar Al-Zawawi, came to Cairo to discuss both bilateral and regional issues.

On Tuesday, Mubarak met with Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri, who was in Cairo for a conference of the parliamentarians of the Organisation of Islamic Conference (OIC).

President Mubarak
President Mubarak
President Mubarak
Clockwise from above: President Mubarak with Crown Prince Abdullah; the Omani envoy and Berri
photos: Ahmed Afifi, Abdel-Sattar Yousef


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