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Controversial Conference

Sharon, Powell push meeting, but Arabs may have different vision.

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/israel/article/controversial_conference_20020419

When Ariel Sharon decided to isolate Palestinian Authority President Yasser Arafat in Ramallah, he realized he would be accused of deliberately blocking diplomatic channels if he didn't find an alternative form of dialogue with the Palestinians. Sharon's answer: A regional conference of Israel, moderate Arab states and Palestinians -- but not Arafat -- to be convened under American auspices.

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