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William J. Burns

Self Description

May 2002: Assistant secretary of state for Near Eastern affairs under Pres. George W. Bush.

Third-Party Descriptions


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Employee/Freelancer/Contractor (past or present) State Department/Department of State (DOS) Organization

Articles and Resources

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May 28, 2002 U.S. Considers Outlining Terms for Mideast Pact

QUOTE: ...any new [U.S.] effort to draw the outlines of a permanent agreement on such issues as borders, Jerusalem or Palestinian refugees, or to accommodate an Arab demand for a timeline, could bring the administration into conflict with Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon.

Washington Post