Thursday, November 14, 1996

Cairo Economic Summit closes. Participants issue final communiqué, agree to hold follow-up summit in Qatar next yr. (SANA 11/14 in WNC 11/15; MM 11/15, 11/18; MEI 11/22; WT 12/4)

Israel's High Court rules that Shin Bet may use physical force on a Palestinian detainee to believed to have information that could prevent a terrorist attack. The decision reverses a High Court ruling issued 11/13. (WP 11/15; WT 11/16, 11/21; CSM 11/26)

Israel breaks ground for expansion of Kiryat Sefer settlement in the West Bank. (NYT 11/15) (see 11/10)