Issue 273 - 22 Oct 1985
Algeria's call for an Arab Summit Conference to discuss Egypt's return to the Arab League was generally welcomed by the Gulf states as well as Tunisia, Jordan, Iraq, Sudan and Mauritania. However, the widening repercussions of the Achille Lauro hijack have now made it most unlikely that a summit conference dealing with the question of Egypt could be held.

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