Event: Fahd Plan Is Announced

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During a news conference in Riyadh, Saudi Crown Prince Fahd announces a new Mideast peace plan: Israeli withdrawal from all Arab territories taken in the 1967 war, including Arab Jerusalem (East Jerusalem); dismantling Israeli settlements in the territories captured in 1967; affirming the right of the Palestinian people, including compensation for those who do not wish to return; establishing an independent Palestinian state with Jerusalem as its capital; and the right for all nations in the area to live in peace.

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Timeline Date: 
1981/8/7
Computed Date: 
1981/08/07
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