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- n. a meeting of heads of governments
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Reporting from the recent Arab summit meeting in Beirut, Neil MacFarquhar of the New York Times wrote that some participants could be found wandering through the smoke-filled hotel lobby talking to “reporters who finagle their way through dragnet security.”
It was appropriate for Sandy Berger to travel quietly to Moscow in May 2000, just weeks before Clintons first summit meeting with the new Russian president, Vladimir Putin, to see if an arms control deal on missile defense could be worked out.
I welcome the announcement in Seoul of agreement to hold a summit meeting between South Korean President,