Mid-March 1999 (Volume 4, Issue 3):

May 4, 1999: The End of the Transitional Period and Palestinian Options

U.N. Palestine Committee Organizes Bethlehem 2000 International Conference in Rome

  • President Arafat and Foreign Minister Dini Participate in Conference Opening
  • Committee’s delegation is given an audience with Pope John Paul II and is received by the President of the Italian Republic.

Palestine Participates in Security Council Debate on Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict