Ramallah, Israel - State of
JAIME GAMA MEETS YASSER ARAFAT IN RAMALLAH.
Palestinian President Yasser Arafat (R) and Portugese Foreign Minister Jaime Gama, currently chairing the rotating EU Presidency, shake hands while seated during a "photo opportunity" in Arafat's West Bank headquarters January 17. Gama and EU Policy Chief Javier Solana are on a Middle East tour and earlier today met with Israeli Foreign Minister David Levy. After the Meeting with Arafat they are due to meet Prime Minister Ehud Barak as they review the state of the Middle East peace processes.