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The Political Scene

Israel says it intends to arrest the entire Palestinian delegation to thecurrent peace talks after the delegates challenged Israel's insistence onexcluding the PLO from the negotiations by meeting openly with PLO ChairmanYasser 'Arafat in 'Amman. The last western hostages in Lebanon have beenreleased. The Security Council appears to be on the verge of endorsing thecontroversial demarcation of the Kuwaiti-Iraqi border proposed by UN experts.