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Crown Prince Abdullah receives call from U.S. Secretary of State

Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz, who returned to Jeddah yesterday after a state visit to Yemen, has received a telephone call from United States Secretary of State Madeleine Albright. They discussed the latest developments in the Middle East peace process, the continuing efforts to push it forward, ways to bring closer the viewpoints of the parties concerned, and the role of the United States in this regard. They also reviewed Israel's withdrawal from occupied southern Lebanon in implementation of UN resolutions and the latest developments on the Syrian track.