The United States Secretary of State, Mr. Cyrus Vance, heir to the much- travelled Dr.?
The United States Secretary of State, Mr. Cyrus Vance, heir to the much- travelled Dr. Henry Kissinger, has begun his own Middle East tour in Jerusalem -- focus of much of the Arab-Israeli problems of the past thirty years. He arrived in the holy City on Tuesday (15 February) to a welcome by Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin -- and promptly committed the United States to the continued survival of Israel.
SYNOPSIS: Mr. Vance's tour is part to the broader diplomatic effort to reconvene the Geneva peace conference. Mr. Rabin spoke first.