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August 1999
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;8/13/1999, Vol. 43 Issue 32, p16
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Presents news developments about the government and industries in the Middle East as of August 13, 1999. Includes the planned visit by United States Secretary of State Madeleine Albright to inject momentum into Arab-Israeli peace talks; Trends in petroleum pricing; Initial military victories by Afghanistan's Taleban movement against nemesis Ahmad Shah Masoud.


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