Parliamentarians from 17 Countries Propose Five Conditions for Mideast Peace

Parliamentarians from 17 countries, members of the Council of Europe’s Consultative Assembly, discussed yesterday in Strasbourg, France the possibility of a common European policy in the Middle East to thwart a growing Soviet threat to their interests there. They were reported to have set down five conditions for peace: mutual renunciation of force, security for Israel. freedom of access to holy places, freedom of navigation in international waters and a solution to the Arab refugee problem.