TITLE

EUROPE GETS A FOOT IN LIBYA'S DOOR

AUTHOR(S)
Widdershoven, Cyril
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
Middle East;Nov2000, Issue 306, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the rekindling of Europe's interest in Libya. Country's opening of its petroleum sector to foreign investors; Handing over of suspects in the Lockerbie trial in the Netherlands; Probable invitation of Palestinian Liberation Organization leader Muammar Gadaffi to the European Union-Mediterranean summit meeting; Role of Gadaffi in the release of western hostages in the Philippines.
ACCESSION #
3764975

 

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