Rus News Journal

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negotiations of premieres - the minister of Great Britain John Mejdzhora (John Major) and US president Bill Clinton (Bill Clinton) Have come to the end. International trade questions, including a problem of the conclusion of the world agreement under tariffs and trade and danger of trading war between Europe and the USA, and also position in Bosnia and in Northern Ireland became the central theme of discussion. The British prime minister has rejected charges in infringement of human rights by the British soldiers in Northern Ireland in which it was accused by some American senators of their letter to president Clinton on the eve of visit. The British prime minister has noticed that between the United States and Great Britain “ there are disagreements, but they are not so great “. The Russian problems have been mentioned also, both leaders have declared the “ to complete support “ programs of economic reforms in Russia.
While the British prime minister - the minister met politicians of Washington, Great Britain with official visit the president of Israel has visited Hajm the Duke (Haim Hercog). During stay in London it has expressed hope of successful settlement arabo - the Israeli conflict in the Near East. The head of Israel welcomed carrying out of bilateral negotiations of its country with Jordan, Syria and Lebanon, having underlined thus that with Jordan already there is the project of the arrangement providing signing of the peace agreement. However the Israeli president has avoided a question on returning of four hundred deported Palestinians which positive decision is put by the Arabian party as the basic condition of renewal of negotiations. According to observers, it testifies also to failure of recent mission of US State Secretary Christopher Uorrena (Cristopher Warren), finished the second round of negotiations with the Israeli management. Warren and did not manage to lead the parties to the mutually acceptable compromise.
in the meantime in Vatican steps on an establishment of constructive relations with other faiths are undertaken. Pope John Pavel II has made the decision on formation of the constant commission on church problems in the Eastern Europe. It is created instead of the disbanded commission on Russia which under instructions of father Pija ŐI operated at the state secretary of Vatican since June, 1925. Trustworthy information gathering about infringement of a freedom of worship and prosecutions of believers on territories of the Soviet Russia, and then the USSR was the commission main task.
in the published papal document “ Europaen orientalis “ it is said that “ last changes in the history of the Eastern Europe have made possible a reconstruction of Catholic communities and their free activity “ however the father has underlined that in this new situation of a community need support, which “ Will allow them to strengthen the roots in the homeland and to strengthen a generality with other Catholic communities of the world “. The second major problem of created department John Pavel II sees in assistance “ to ecumenical dialogue with orthodox tserkvami and others tserkvami east tradition “.
According to the papal decision directly state secretary of Vatican will supervise over the new commission. Its structure will include the head of foreign policy department of the Sacred throne, representatives of high rank of some key Vatican congregations, and also Papal council about association of Christians. The competence of this body will include the questions connected with activity of Catholics in all territory of the former Soviet Union and all countries of Eastern Europe.
decision-making on commission creation has coincided with visiting of Italy by the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Hungary Gezoj Esenski (Geza Jesenski), visited Rome with working visit. It has carried on negotiations with the head of Italian foreign policy department Emilio of Colombo (Emilio Colombo) and the minister of foreign trade of Klaudio Vitalone (Claudio Vitalone). Questions of the European safety and mutual relations became a basis a theme of conversations. The consular agreement on simplification of visa procedures for citizens of both countries has been signed. The Minister for Foreign Affairs of Italy has informed on readiness of its country immediately to ratify the contract on joining of Hungary to the European community in quality assotsiirovannogo a member.