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    King Hussein of Jordan, who is on a European tour to explain the Jordanian and Arabian position on the Israeli-Egyptian peace treaty flew into Rome on Thursday (14 December).

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    King Hussein of Jordan, who is on a European tour to explain the Jordanian and Arabian position on the Israeli-Egyptian peace treaty flew into Rome on Thursday (14 December).

    SYNOPSIS: Soon after his arrival in the Italian capital, King Hussein was received by President Sandro Pertini. during his visit to France (12 December), the King, speaking to reporters had reiterated his opposition to the Israeli-Egyptian Camp David agreements and he also discussed the peace settlement with the Italian president. King Hussein explained to Signor Pertini the Jordanian position at last month's Baghdad conference or the so-called "hard-line" states, which had condemned the Camp David accords. King hussein believes there can only be a lasting peace in The Middle East if Israel withdraws from all territories it has occupied since The 1967 war. Another important topic discussed by the two heads of state was the unrest in Iran. King Hussein, it has been reported, was to act as a mediator between the Shah of Iran and exiled religious leader Ayatollah Khomeiny. But King Hussein has denied that he met the Ayatollah in Paris recently.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8E0RF27ISECX2SLJK1G4675W
    Media URN:
    VLVA8E0RF27ISECX2SLJK1G4675W
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/12/1978
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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