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Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright
Travels with the Secretary: October 16-17, 2000
 
Madeleine K. Albright

    
Focus of Trip
President Clinton: "Prime Minister Barak and Chairman Arafat have accepted President Mubarak's invitation to attend a summit at Sharm el-Sheikh. ...Our central objectives must now be to stop the violence, to restore calm and safety, to agree on a fact-finding mechanism concerning how this began and how it can be prevented from occurring again and to find a way back to dialogue and negotiations."

Texts

  • 10/18/00: Secretary Albright Press Briefing aboard plane en route Washington, D.C. from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • 10/17/00: Background Briefing on the Middle East Peace Process, Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt
  • 10/17/00: Secretary Albright Interview on CNN, Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt
  • 10/17/00: Secretary Albright Interview on ABC's "Good Morning America," Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt
  • 10/17/00: President Clinton and President Mubarak joint statement on conclusion of the Middle East Summit, Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt
  • 10/16/00: President Clinton Remarks at Opening Plenary Session, Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt
  • 10/16/00: J. P. Crowley, Press Briefing, Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt
  • 10/15/00: Secretary Albright op-ed in Washington Post on Breaking the Cycle of Violence
  • 10/15/00: Secretary Albright Interview on ABC's "This Week," Washington, DC
  • 10/12/00: Background Briefing by Senior Administration Official, White House

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