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Foreign visitors in Washington this week include:


Prime Minister Ehud Olmert of Israel, who meets President Bush.

Iftikhar Mohammed Chaudhry, former chief justice of the Supreme Court of Pakistan. He discusses public-interest litigation in an address to the Georgetown Law School.

Laurent Bonnefoy, a fellow at France’s Institute for Research and Studies of the Arab and Muslim World at the University of Provence; Thomas Hegghammer, senior research fellow at the Norwegian Defense Research Establishment; and Stephane Lacroix of the Institute for Political Studies in Paris. They participate in a panel discussion at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace on terrorism and Islam in Saudi Arabia and Yemen.

• Call Embassy Row at 202/636-3297, fax 202/832-7278 or e-mail James Morrison.

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James Morrison

James Morrison

James Morrison joined the The Washington Times in 1983 as a local reporter covering Alexandria, Va. A year later, he was assigned to open a Times bureau in Canada. From 1987 to 1989, Mr. Morrison was The Washington Times reporter in London, covering Britain, Western Europe and NATO issues. After returning to Washington, he served as an assistant foreign editor ...

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