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The Political Scene

In the second week of the sixth round of peace negotiations in Washington itwas the talks between the Syrians and Israel which again provided thefireworks, ending on a positive note after the Americans passed on a messagefrom Syria's Foreign Minister. However, Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin hascontinued to insist that Syria must negotiate a treaty which stands "onits own two feet," which could be seen as an attempt to force Damascus...