NO. 33

15 MAY 1995

The Political Scene

The continuing row over Israel's confiscation of land in the Arab sector ofJerusalem has been exacerbated by moves in the US Congress to force theadministration to move the US embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv. TurkishPresident Suleyman Demirel has again called for the Iraqi-Turkish border to bemodified. The Russians have agreed to call off the sale of gas centrifuges toIran, but are sticking to their guns on the question of nuclear reactors....