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King Hussein bin Talal
(1935-1999) King of Jordan from 1952-1999. He expelled the
Liberation Organization (PLO) from Jordan in 1970 in a civil war known as
. He was also a major player in various Middle Eastern peace initiatives, including the drafting of
United Nations Resolution 242
in 1991. In 1994, King Hussein signed a peace treaty with Israeli Prime Minister
, effectively normalizing diplomatic and economic relations between Jordan and Israel. See "King Hussein I,"
The Government of Jordan. See also, "
Palestinians Love and Loathe King Hussein
," Marjorie Miller, Los Angeles Times, Feb 7, 1999.
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