The annual conference of the Zionist Organisation of America opened in Jerusalem on Thursday (7 July).
The annual conference of the Zionist Organisation of America opened in Jerusalem on Thursday (7 July). One of the delegates who spoke on the first day was United States Senator Robert Dole, the defeated Republican Vice-Presidential candidate in the last American elections.
Mr. Begin called on Arab countries to observe a political ceasefire until 10 October.....the date when he and Mr. Sadat have said the Geneva peace conference could be resumed. He said Egypt, Syria, Jordan and Israel should refrain from making political statements against each other to help the peace-making process.
SYNOPSIS: The guest of honour, Israel's Prime Minister Menachem Begin, also addressed the conference. He called on Egypt to make peace with Israel.