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A/52/217


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1 July 1997

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                                                      A/52/217
                                                      S/1997/507
                                                            


GENERAL ASSEMBLY                                            SECURITY COUNCIL
Fifty-second session                                        Fifty-second
year
Items 20 (b), 38, 40, 81, 99
 and 100 of the preliminary list*
STRENGTHENING OF THE COORDINATION OF
  HUMANITARIAN AND DISASTER RELIEF
  ASSISTANCE OF THE UNITED NATIONS,
  INCLUDING SPECIAL ECONOMIC ASSISTANCE:
  SPECIAL ECONOMIC ASSISTANCE TO INDIVIDUAL
  COUNTRIES OR REGIONS
SUPPORT BY THE UNITED NATIONS SYSTEM OF
  THE EFFORTS OF GOVERNMENTS TO PROMOTE
  AND CONSOLIDATE NEW OR RESTORED DEMOCRACIES
COOPERATION BETWEEN THE UNITED NATIONS AND
  THE ORGANIZATION FOR SECURITY AND
  COOPERATION IN EUROPE
MAINTENANCE OF INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND INTERNATIONAL
  ECONOMIC COOPERATION
ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

     * A/52/50.


     Letter dated 26 June 1997 from the Permanent Representative of Greece
           to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General


     I have the honour to draw to your attention the Thessaloniki
Declaration on Good-Neighbourly Relations, Stability, Security and
Cooperation in the Balkans, adopted at the meeting of the Ministers
for Foreign Affairs of Countries of South-eastern Europe, held at
Thessaloniki, Greece, on 9 and 10 June 1997 (see annex I), as well as
the Chairman's summary (see annex II).

     I would be grateful if you would have the text of the
present letter and its annexes circulated as an official
document of the General Assembly, under items 20 (b), 38, 40,
81, 99 and 100 of the preliminary list, and of the Security Council.


                                        (Signed)  Christos G. ZACHARAKIS      
                                                        Ambassador            
                                            Permanent Representative of Greece
                                                  to the United Nations       


                                    ANNEX I

      Thessaloniki Declaration on Good-Neighbourly Relations, Stability, 
      Security and Cooperation in the Balkans, adopted at the meeting of 
      the Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the Countries of South-eastern
          Europe, held at Thessaloniki, Greece, on 9 and 10 June 1997


     The Ministers for Foreign Affairs of countries of South-eastern
Europe - Mr. Blagoj Handziski, Mrs. Nadezhda Mihaylova, Mr. Milan
Milutinovi■, Mr. Theodoros Pangalos, Mr. Adrian Severin, Deputy
Minister Mr. Albert Rakipi and Deputy Under-Secretary Mr. Ali Tuygan -
met at Thessaloniki on 9 and 10 June 1997.

     Representatives of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (Ukraine),
the Central European Initiative (Bosnia and Herzegovina), the Contact
Group (France, Germany, Russian Federation, United Kingdom of Great
Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America), the Council
of Europe, the Administrative Council of the Social Development Fund
of the Council of Europe, the Presidency of the European Union
(Netherlands), the General Secretariat of the Council of the European
Union, the European Commission, the European Investment Bank, the
European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training, the High
Representative, the Organization for Security and Cooperation in
Europe (Denmark), the South-east European Cooperative Initiative, the
Economic Commission for Europe, the World Bank and representatives of
Armenia, Austria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy, the
Republic of Moldova, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden and Ukraine also
attended as observers.

     The Conference on Stability, Security and Cooperation in South-
eastern Europe, originating from countries of the region and
reaffirmed by the Sofia Declaration of 7 July 1996, reflects the
determination of those countries to strengthen their ties and
cooperation, transforming the region into an area of peace, stability
and economic prosperity.

     The Ministers for Foreign Affairs declare their determination to
actively promote good-neighbourly relations, stability, security and
cooperation in the region.  They underline their commitment to work
together to ensure the rapid economic development of the area, with
particular emphasis on the liberalization of trade and infrastructure
projects, which will secure the prosperity of the peoples in the
region.

     They affirm their conviction that the intensification of
democratic institutions, respect for human rights and the development
of civic society, accompanied by a free-market economy, will lead to
the consolidation of stability in the area.

     They believe that the promotion of human contacts is an essential
element for strengthening the ties among peoples in the region.

     The European orientation of the States of the region is an
integral part of their political, economic and social development. 
Their intention is to contribute actively to European integration,
motivated by the same principles that helped to establish and develop
what is today the European Union.

     Developments which have taken place in the area since the Sofia
conference underline the importance of further implementation of the
above principles.  Overcoming economic problems in South-east European
countries in transition is an important prerequisite for the
maintenance of stability and an essential factor for the development
of the region.  In this context, the Ministers recall the message to
the European Union by the South-east European countries, presented by
Greece on behalf of the participating States, at the General Affairs
Council of the European Union on 24 February 1997 and reaffirm its
contents.


                      I.  ENHANCING POLITICAL COOPERATION

                 A.  Stability and good-neighbourly relations

     The Ministers reaffirm their belief that relations among the
countries of the region should be based on the universally recognized
principles of good-neighbourly relations set forth in the Charter of
the United Nations, the Helsinki Final Act and the Charter of Paris
for a New Europe.

     They express their determination to respect and put into practice
all 10 principles referred to in the Helsinki Final Act:  sovereign
equality; respect for rights inherent in sovereignty; refraining from
the threat or use of force; inviolability of frontiers; territorial
integrity of States; peaceful settlement of disputes; non-intervention
in internal affairs; respect for human rights and fundamental
freedoms, including the freedom of thought, conscience, religion or
belief; equal rights and self-determination of peoples; cooperation
among States; and fulfilment in good faith of obligations under
international law.

     They decide that they should, whenever necessary, exchange views
and consult on matters designed to enhance stability, security and
good-neighbourly relations, including the implementation of the above
principles.

     The Ministers take note of the proposal to hold an international
forum of leading personalities from the participating States with a
view to promoting good-neighbourly relations and invite the country
which has initiated the idea to further elaborate its content, format
and modalities.

     The Ministers support the efforts of the international community
in consolidating peace and stability in the region.


                B.  Confidence- and security-building measures

     The Ministers share the view that confidence- and security-
building measures are of particular importance for enhancing peace and
stability in South-eastern Europe.  They stress the significance of
agreements on confidence- and security-building measures signed so
far, complementary to the Vienna Document of 1994.

     The Ministers, taking into consideration the importance of
strengthening peace and stability in the area, recommend a regular
survey and exchange of views by exerts on the implementation of
agreements on confidence- and security-building measures concluded so
far and the exploration of the potential for developing confidence-
and security-building measures with a scope of application in the
area.  They take note that the first meeting is to be held as soon as
possible, at an appropriate level, at Skopje.

     The Ministers support the initiation of necessary consultations on
the agenda and the timing of the meeting of Ministers of Defence to be
held at Sofia.


                          C.  Democratization process

     Further intensification of democratic institutions and the
development of civic society are indispensable elements of peace,
stability and reconciliation in the region.

     The Ministers stress in this context the role which independent
non-governmental organizations may play, particularly by establishing
mutual communication, cooperation and coordination at the regional
level.

     The Ministers take note with interest of the creation, upon a
Greek initiative, of a non-governmental organization, the Centre for
Democracy and Reconciliation in South-eastern Europe, based at
Thessaloniki, which will provide assistance to that end.  In this
context, a conference was held at Thessaloniki in March 1996 on the
subject "Democracy and civil society in the Balkans".  They also take
note that a second conference is scheduled to take place at
Thessaloniki, from 26 to 29 June 1997, on the subject "Culture and
reconciliation in South-eastern Europe".

     They encourage the establishment of similar institutions in
countries where they do not yet exist and recommend working out
modalities of cooperation among them, leading eventually to the
creation of a region-wide centre for encouraging democracy.

     Recalling that during the Sofia meeting the establishment of a
consultative assembly of their Parliaments was proposed, the Ministers
for Foreign Affairs agree to recommend to their national Parliaments
that they consider that proposal, with a view to exchanging ideas
among parliamentarians on the process of multilateral cooperation in
South-eastern Europe.


                           D.  European orientation

     The European orientation of the States of the region is an
integral part of their political, economic and social development.

     The countries of South-eastern Europe look forward to taking an
active part in shaping future developments, both in the region and in
Europe as a whole.  The Ministers expressed the view that European
integration cannot be complete without their countries' participation
based on the same principles that helped to establish and develop what
is today the European Union.

     The Ministers stress the important role of the North Atlantic
Treaty Organization (NATO) for peace and stability in Europe and
consider that the accession to NATO of the South-east European States
which have applied for membership to that organization would
contribute to the enhancement of its role.


                         E.  The situation in Albania

     The Ministers express their support for Albania's efforts to
return to political stability and to achieve restoration of internal
security and economic rehabilitation.  They also support the
international community's actions to this end.

     The Foreign Ministers of the participating States underline the
necessity of immediately reinstituting internal peace and stability in
Albania through the free will of the Albanian people, with full
respect for its territorial integrity, sovereignty and political
independence, in accordance with Security Council resolution 1101
(1997) of 28 March 1997.


                  F.  Implementation of the Dayton Agreement

     The Ministers emphasize that the full implementation of the
General Framework Agreement for Peace in Bosnia and Herzegovina will
eliminate an important factor of instability in the area.  They note
with satisfaction the implementation of this Agreement so far,
although many steps remain to be taken.

     They encourage all the parties to the Agreement to do their utmost
for its full implementation, the establishment of common institutions
in particular, as soon as possible.


                     II.  DEVELOPING ECONOMIC COOPERATION

                          A.  Inter-State cooperation

     Further development of bilateral, multilateral and regional
cooperation is a primary target for the South-east European countries.


                          B.  Sectors of cooperation

     The Ministers identify the following sectors of cooperation:


                     1.  Promotion of trade and investment

     Trade and investment promotion among South-east European countries
is an essential instrument to transform the region into an attractive
and competitive area of economic activity.  To this end, there should
be encouraged:

     -   The promotion of the free flow of goods, capital and
         services, taking into consideration the bilateral and
         multilateral international obligations and commitments of
         each country;

     -   The establishment of links among official agencies, banks,
         chambers of commerce and businessmen.  In this respect, the
         importance of the role which could be played by the
         Association of the Balkan Chambers of Commerce is underlined;

     -   The removal of existing obstacles regarding investment and
         business activity in each country, further liberalization of
         trade policies and their harmonization with World Trade
         Organization (WTO) standards and practice;

     -   The harmonization of legislation in line with European Union
         standards, with the support, as appropriate, of existing
         European Union programmes;

     -   The elaboration of measures facilitating commercial
         exchanges, including measures which will create the necessary
         conditions for the establishment and the efficient
         functioning of free-trade areas, taking into account the
         obligations and agreements resulting from the European Union,
         WTO and other international organizations.

     In view of the above:

     -   The practice of regular meetings, preferably at least once a
         year, of the Ministers of Trade could be introduced in the
         course of this year, in order to work out relevant measures
         for the promotion of trade and encouragement of foreign
         investments;

     -   The Ministers agree to establish a regional centre for trade
         promotion in Turkey;

     -   They support the idea of the enlargement of the Balkan Centre
         for Cooperation among Small and Medium-size Enterprises in
         Bucharest to include all the countries of the region as a way
         of promoting economic cooperation in South-eastern Europe.

     The Ministers welcome the initiative of Greece to offer the
services and facilities of its Balkan Institute for Technology
Transfer in Thessaloniki to the benefit of other participating States
in cooperation with their technology parks or similar institutions. 
Programmes of activities in this context will be prepared in
cooperation with the said institutions.


                         2.  Cross-border cooperation

     The Ministers, in view of future concerted action on cross-border
cooperation, agree to hold a meeting at Athens, preferably in the
course of this year, of the aid coordinators and other representatives
involved, especially with a view to further implementing the relevant
European Union programmes at a more rapid pace, taking into
consideration the efforts undertaken in other regional initiatives. 
They also agree to hold meetings, on a regular basis, of experts from
the countries of the region to discuss all relevant matters in
coordination with efforts undertaken within the framework of other
regional initiatives.


          3.  Transport, telecommunications and energy infrastructure

     The Ministers reaffirm that the rapid construction of the 10 pan-
European Crete corridors, taking into consideration the results of the
meeting of the European Conference of Ministers of Transport (Berlin,
21 and 22 April 1997), is an essential factor for the development of
the whole region, the strengthening of economic cooperation among the
States of the region and the opening of new, large perspectives for
their economies.

     They underline the proposals formulated during the Conference of
the Ministers of Transport of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation and
Central European Initiative countries (Sofia, 21 and 22 November 1996)
regarding branches and extensions to these corridors.  In this respect
they emphasize the importance of the Third Pan-European Transport
Conference (Helsinki, 23-25 June 1997), which will give further
impetus to the rapid development of these corridors and all their
branches and extensions, so that all South-east European countries can
be included in the European transport network.

     The Ministers note that the establishment of a trans-regional
centre for transport infrastructure in Sofia, within the framework of
the Black Sea Economic Cooperation and the Central European
Initiative, will contribute to the promotion of the interests of all
States in the region.  At the same time they stress the importance of
the widest possible participation in the Memorandum of Understanding.

     The Ministers support the idea of holding regular meetings of
experts as well as meetings at the ministerial level, when
appropriate, to promote the transport infrastructure of the region in
close coordination with the pan-European Crete corridors.  In this
context they welcome the proposal of Romania to host a ministerial
meeting in the near future at Bucharest.

     The introduction of economic criteria, modernization and cost-
effective policies, aiming at the development of air-traffic
infrastructure, air services included, will be accelerated.  In this
respect, the idea of setting up a Balkan agency for air-traffic safety
should be further explored, in consultation with authorities of the
International Civil Aviation Organization.

     They also note the importance of harmonizing their transport
legislation with the European Union legislation in that field.
     They underline the importance of enhancing cooperation in the
field of telecommunications.  They welcome initiatives already
undertaken in this respect, and in particular the progress made so far
to establish a Balkan telecommunications pool that would promote a
cost-saving environment for the benefit of all participating Balkan
States.

     The Ministers agree to establish at Athens a joint expert body,
within the framework of the Balkan telecommunications pool, to explore
concrete ways and means to promote cooperation in the field of
telecommunications and to attract foreign investment.

     They take note of the invitation of the Republic of Turkey to host
the next meeting of their ministers responsible for Posts and
Telecommunications on 14 and 15 October 1997.

     They also agree that both bilateral and multilateral cooperation
in the field of energy should be intensified.  In this respect, they
note the initiatives already undertaken by Balkan partners in the
sectors of natural gas, electrical network links, new and renewable
sources of energy and oil pipelines.

     The Ministers support the idea of enlargement of the Black Sea
Region Energy Centre at Sofia to include all the countries of the
region as a way of promoting cooperation in the field of energy among
the countries of South-eastern Europe.

     The Ministers take note of the proposal to organize a meeting of
energy industry experts with the aim of examining the exploration of
energy potentials from countries of the region.

     The Ministers recognize that, in view of the existence of various
initiatives for region-wide cooperation in the economic field, such as
the Black Sea Economic Cooperation, the Central European Initiative
and the South-east European Cooperative Initiative, closer
coordination and better processing of information is necessary in
order to avoid duplication and to derive maximum benefit for all the
countries of the region.  In the cases where all the participating
States are not members or participants in a cooperative initiative,
practical ways and means should be developed to facilitate their
participation in the existing schemes.


                III.  JOINT ACTION FOR ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION

     The Ministers express their support for common endeavours such as
the creation of an information system for the monitoring and control
of the transboundary impact of pollution and the effects of industrial
and hazardous wastes upon the environment.

     They underline the importance of the participation of all South-
east European countries in the international conventions on
environmental protection.

     The proposal for the establishment of a centre for environmental
protection for the Balkan countries shall serve regional cooperation
in this field.  The centre should cooperate with relevant national and
international organizations.  The Ministers take note of the interest
of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia to host it.

     They agree to examine further the proposal for establishing a
regional centre in Romania to deal with coordinated international
actions for the environmental protection of the Danube-Danube delta
and the Black Sea region.


        IV.  PROMOTION OF HUMANITARIAN, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL COOPERATION

     The Ministers stress that:

     -   The protection of human rights is a fundamental obligation
         and dedication of the participating States;

     -   Social progress and development of civic society is their
         permanent target;

     -   The promotion of free circulation and contacts among peoples
         is an essential element for the establishment of a climate of
         confidence in the region;

     -   The promotion of free communication and the free flow of
         information is essential for the establishment of a climate
         of trust in the region.  Further development of independent
         media would largely contribute to this effect;

     -   The participating States support the idea of holding a
         meeting of competent services of their international
         countries to discuss problems connected with present visa
         facilities among them, taking into account their
         international obligations;

     -   The development of scientific, educational, cultural and
         sports relations among the countries of the region is vital
         for strengthening mutual understanding and friendship among
         the peoples of the region;

     -   Proposals aiming at promoting wider contacts among peoples in
         the region in fields such as science, culture, arts, sports
         and tourism are supported, and a more active involvement of
         non-governmental organizations to this effect is encouraged;

     -   The participating States take note of the proposal of the
         Republic of Turkey to host a meeting of the Ministers of
         Culture of the countries of the region;

     -   Respect for the cultural heritage and the exchange of
         information on the illicit traffic of objects of cultural
         value is indispensable;

     -   The participating States recall the statement in the Tirana
         Joint Communique' and the Sofia Declaration stressing that
         persons belonging to national minorities have the right
         within the constitutional order of their country,
         guaranteeing equal rights and status for all, to express
         freely, to preserve and to develop their ethnic, cultural,
         linguistic and religious identify and to enjoy all human
         rights and fundamental freedoms in full equality with other
         citizens.


V.  COOPERATION IN THE FIELD OF JUSTICE, COMBATING OF
    ORGANIZED CRIME AND ELIMINATION OF TERRORISM AND 
    ILLICIT DRUG AND ARMS TRAFFICKING                

     The Ministers stress the need for closer cooperation in the field
of justice, in the combating of organized crime and in the elimination
of terrorism, and illicit drug and arms trafficking.

     They express their condemnation of all acts, methods and practices
of terrorism, regardless of their motivation, in all its forms and
manifestations, and point out the need to take all necessary and
effective measures in accordance with relevant provisions of
international law and international standards of human rights.

     The Ministers underline the importance of strengthening border
controls and call for joint action against illegal and irregular
migration.  They agree on a semestrial review of cooperation in this
field.  They encourage the conclusion between States of the region of
agreements concerning the readmission of persons illegally residing in
each State's territory.

     A common concern is expressed with regard to the proliferation of
drug-related criminal activities adversely affecting the countries of
the region.

     The Ministers agree that representatives of the ministries of the
Interior and Justice and the relevant national institutions and
agencies should meet on a regular basis to examine the possibilities
of elaborating ways of cooperating to prevent any illicit practices,
as described above.  In this context, a conference of the heads of
these institutions and agencies, with the involvement of the relevant
international bodies and programmes (such as the United Nations
International Drug Control Programme and the Council of Europe's
Pompidou Group) and the European Commission could be held to consider
the establishment, with the assistance, inter alia, of the PHARE
(Poland-Hungary Aid for the Reconstruction of the Economy) programme,
of a regional programme for cooperation on combating organized crime
and preventing illicit drug and arms trafficking, which would
complement national efforts in this respect.  This programme should
also envisage the accession of all countries of the region to the
relevant international conventions and their effective implementation,
the exchange of information on the legislation of the countries and
the changes taking place in them and creation of modalities for a
quick response to requests for legal assistance.

     The Ministers encourage cooperation and contacts among the police
forces of their countries to prevent any illegal actions which run
contrary to the internationally adopted instruments and the legitimate
interests of participating States.


VI.  INTERACTION WITH OTHER INITIATIVES FOR REGIONAL
     COOPERATION IN SOUTH-EASTERN EUROPE            

A.  Royaumont Initiative and the South-east
    European Cooperative Initiative        

     The Ministers underline that the other initiatives for cooperation
in south-eastern Europe, i.e., the Royaumont Initiative of the
European Union and the South-east European Cooperative Initiative, are
complementary to the Conference of the Ministers for Foreign Affairs
of Countries of South-eastern Europe and are mutually reinforcing. 
The participation of all South-east European countries in the South-
east European Cooperative Initiative would be of interest to this
regional cooperation effort.

     Specific programmes and projects of the participating States
should be presented for coordination and fulfilment in the framework
of the Royaumont process and the South-east European Cooperative
Initiative.


B.  Coordination with the Black Sea Economic Cooperation
    and Central European Initiative                     

     The Ministers emphasized the importance of close coordination on
matters of common interest with other regional initiatives, such as
the Black Sea Economic Cooperation and the Central European
Initiative.  Several of the participating States are also participants
in such regional initiatives, where projects of general interest, such
as the establishment of free-trade areas, are examined.


                   VII.  FOLLOW-UP MECHANISM OF THE PROCESS

     The Ministers agree that their representatives should hold
preparatory and follow-up meetings on a regular basis in order to
facilitate coordination and consultations on matters of common
interest.  In this context, the Ministers agree on continuing the
practice of regular meetings of the political directors.  Ministerial
meetings should also take place on a regular basis in order to
streamline and enhance cooperation.  They further believe that summits
should be convened when circumstances call for it.

     The holding of meetings of experts in different fields is
essential for the enhancement of cooperation.

     The States members of the European Union and the European
Commission are invited to examine closely the proposals included in
the present declaration with a view to identifying concrete fields and
projects of common interest.

     The Ministers invite the European Union to develop further its
policy for South-eastern Europe in a way similar to that of other
regions in Europe.

     The Ministers express their belief that this conference has been
an important step forward towards cooperation and stability in South-
eastern Europe.  Its positive results will undoubtedly contribute to
strengthening regional cooperation and exploring new paths for the
development of the area.  The agreements reached and the constructive
spirit which prevailed at the conference attest to this end.  In this
context, the Ministers decided to hold the next follow-up meeting at
the political directors level at Athens.  It was agreed to hold the
next meeting of the Ministers for Foreign Affairs of Countries of
South-eastern Europe in Turkey in 1998.



                                   ANNEX II

                              Chairman's summary


     The meeting of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of countries of
South-eastern Europe, held at Thessaloniki, Greece, on 9 and
10 June 1997, confirmed the will of the participating States to
proceed firmly towards strengthening stability and good-neighbourly
relations in the region.  In this respect, they reaffirmed all 10
principles referred to in the Helsinki Final Act:  sovereign equality;
respect for rights inherent in sovereignty; refraining from the threat
or use of force; inviolability of frontiers; territorial integrity of
States; peaceful settlement of disputes; non-intervention in internal
affairs; respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms, including
the freedom of thought, conscience, religion or belief; equal rights
and self-determination of peoples; cooperation among States; and
fulfilment in good faith of obligations under international law.

     During the meeting, the importance of civic society in the
democratization process and the European orientation of the countries
of the region as an integral part of their political, economic and
social development was also underlined.

     Infrastructure development was spotlighted as the basic vehicle of
the whole development of the region.  Transport, telecommunications
and energy are the main sectors.

     The participating States are following with particular interest
and are participating actively in the alignment of the 10 pan-European
Crete corridors, taking into consideration the results of the meeting
of the European Conference of Ministers of Transport (Berlin, 21 and
22 April 1997).  Cross-border cooperation and communication among
peoples constitute basic elements of economic and social development,
while the dynamic increase of trade and investment remains a first
priority.

     It is particularly significant that for the first time, parallel
to the Ministers' meeting, the business community of countries of
South-eastern Europe deliberated on ways of cooperating closely and on
the targets of their future action, with great success.

     The Ministers underlined their conviction that economic
development should not occur at the expense of the environment, and
they pledged to undertake action towards protecting the environment.

     A common belief was expressed that the human dimension in our
action was the paramount component, while a common determination was
reinforced to combat organized crime and illicit drug and arms
trafficking and to work for the elimination of terrorism.

     To promote mutual understanding, reinforce a climate of trust and
enhance cooperation, the Ministers agreed to submit to their Heads of
State or Government a proposal to convene informal summits of Heads of
State or Government with the Foreign Ministers of countries of South-
eastern Europe.  The first of those summits could take place in Crete,
in November 1997.  Subsequently, every country holding the presidency
could host the summit, at the end of the year, after the meeting of
Foreign Ministers.


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