The United Nations Middle East peace envoy, Dr. Gunnar Jarring, who arrived in Cairo on?
The United Nations Middle East peace envoy, Dr. Gunnar Jarring, who arrived in Cairo on Friday (February 18) for talks, would not give reporters details of his visit. He also refused say how long he was staying.
Dr. Jarring's talks, with Egyptian Foreign Minister Dr. Mourad Ghaleb, were expected to begin the following day. This was his first visit to Cairo since March, 1969.
Dr. Jarring was met by Ismail Fahmi, Undersecretary for Foreign Affairs, and Mohamed Riad, Director of the Foreign Affairs Office.