Advertisement

The World

Jordan’s King Hussein, trying to salvage his stalemated Mideast peace initiative, conferred in Cairo with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on strategy for talks that both will have later this month with President Reagan and British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. Egyptian government officials said the talks focused on unsuccessful efforts to arrange a meeting between Richard W. Murphy, the State Department’s top Mideast troubleshooter, and a proposed Jordanian-Palestinian delegation.


Advertisement