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May 30, 1980
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Max Kampelman, Washington attorney who was a political intimate of the late Vice President and Senator Hubert H. Humphrey, has been named by President Carter to be co-chairman of the U.S. delegation to the review meeting of the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe — the Helsinki Commission — to be held in Madrid November II after a preliminary session starting September 9. Kampelman, chairman of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, continues to be a key advisor in Democratic Party strategy. Former Attorney General Griffin Bell, of Atlanta, will be chairman of the delegation.


An article in the May 23 Daily News Bulletin dealing with Jewish emigration from Cuba in the early 1960s stated that Premier Fidel Castro broke diplomatic relations with Israel after the Six-Day War in 1967. Actually, he broke relations with Israel in September 1973 during a meeting of non-aligned nations in Algeria.

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