US Secretary of State Arrives for Assad Funeral

Published June 13th, 2000 - 02:00 GMT

US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright arrived in damascus Tuesday to attend the funeral of President Hafez Assad, state television showed. 

Albright flew into the airport and immediately boarded a car for the ride to the People's Palace on Qasyun hill overlooking Damascus where Assad's casket was lying in state – DAMASCUS (AFP) 

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