Egypt and Jordan calling for diplomatic solution to Iraqi crisis
Regional-Egypt, Politics, 2/2/1998
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has called on the international community to solve the crisis with Iraq through diplomatic methods. He asked the Iraqi leadership to implement UN Security Council resolutions and to respect international resolutions.
Esmat Abdel Meguid, the secretary-general of the Arab League, said that military force use against Iraq will have dangerous effect on the interests of the major countries in the area, and will be against their stability.
Abdel Meguid received an urgent message from Russian Foreign Minister Yevegny Primakov in which he confirmed that Russia supports a political solution for the dispute between Iraq and the United Nations.
Jordanian Foreign Minister Fayez al-Taraunah, said Jordan is following up with extreme anxiety the crisis with Iraq which led to dangerous escalation in the relationships with the Security Council and the increased tension in the whole area.
The fundamental problems facing the Arab states
Damascus to help Iraqi children; Egyptian medicines to Iraq
Al Baz: Egypt rejects military intervention in Iraq
Please add a link on your webiste pointing to ArabicNews.com and bookmark ArabicNews.com & subscribe to our daily email news bulletin.
| Advertise on ArabicNews.com. MyFlowers.com sold more than $2700 of flowers in one month advertising on ArabicNews.com! Make your company, and products a success. Special rate for new and small business. Inquire!Advertising Info