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Twelve Americans were among those killed when suicide bombers attacked the embassy on Aug. 7, 1998. Thousands of Kenyans were injured. Terrorists killed 11 Tanzanians and injured 85 in a simultaneous attack on the U.S. Embassy in Dar es Salaam.

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Foreign visitors in Washington this week include:

Tuesday

Oscar Arias, a former president of Costa Rica; Vinicio Cerezo, a former president of Guatemala; and Eduardo Stein, a former vice president of Guatemala. They address a forum at the Organization of American States on the 25th anniversary of the Esquipulas Agreements, which pledged Central American leaders to work for peace and democracy in the region.

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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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