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MIDDLE EAST PEACE INITIATIVE Arab leaders at the Beirut summit voiced support Wednesday for Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah's peace initiative ...
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Arab League chief Amr Mussa delivers a statement to the media after a visit with the Samuni family, during a visit to their destroyed home, in Gaza City on June 13, 2010. Twenty-nine members of the extended Samuni family were killed during the Israeli assault on Gaza in December 2008-January 2009.
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Amr Mohammed Moussa (Arabic: عمرو محمد موسى‎, IPA: ; born 3 October 1936) is an Egyptian politician and diplomat who was the Secretary-General of the Arab League, a 22-member forum representing Arab states, from 1 June 2001 until 1 June 2011. He is a candidate in the 2011 Egyptian presidential election.

He was born on 3 October 1936 in Cairo, Egypt. He finished his education after earning a degree in law from Cairo University in 1957.

Moussa then began his diplomatic career. Between 1958 and 1972 he worked in several Egyptian missions including Egypt’s Embassy in Switzerland and the Egyptian mission to the United Nations. From 1974 to 1977 he was an advisor to the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Egypt. From 1977 to 1981 and again from 1983 to 1990, he was the Director of the Department of International Organizations at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Egypt. From 1981 to 1983, Moussa was the Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations in New York, then from 1983 to 1986 Ambassador to India. In 1990, he was promoted Permanent Representative of Egypt to the United Nations.

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