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   European Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - June 11, 1984, Darmstadt, Hesse                                ,-..~. , , ...-.-. -'^^.iiKHsiSKaii:;^^^-..,,:^:^-::.,-:. ioliSES• Communications satellite fizzles Page 2• NicaraRiinn junta gets pence plan Page 8• Pentagon prt.hin.fi bogus electronic parts Pace 9• Hart close to Mandate in popular »otc Page t • Lendl bests McEnroe for French Open title Page 25• Voune heart transplant patient 'doing fine' Page 28Vol.0. NO. 55Monday, June 11, 1984 1F 8693 AIran, Iraq to halt civilian attacksMANAMA. Bahrain (AP) — Iran andIraq agreed Sunday lo slop attacking eacholher's civilian populations, in the firstcca«-fire reported between ihe two PersianGulf nations since the start of the war near-ly four years ago,In separate slnlcmenfs from Ihcir officialnews agencies, the countries said they tenresponding to an appeal from U.N. Secre-tary General Javier Percj> de Cucllar.Arab and Wcslern diplomatic sourceshere noted il was (he first time Iran hasresponded favorably lo a cease-fire requestsince Ihc outbreak of humilities with Iran inSeptember IflSO.The bnartL-.ii! by Iranian male radiomade il clear that the proposed cease-firewould be limited tu cities and other pop-ulous regions in the nations, Hostilitiesalong the frnnl line *ould continue.Meanwhile, nn unidentified jctfighicr at-tacked a Kuwait! oil tanker northwest ofthe Strait of Hormu/ Sunday,The 294,7J9-ton kazimah, owned by theKuwait Oil Tnnler Co.. was attacked Sundaymorning, company chairman Abdct-F;illJ9nal-BaJr said. The attack ipnitcd a small fireaboard the tanker, which the crew managed li>extinguish at once, he said, milling that thevessel was empty al the lime.The attack was tlie first since May 24.when Iranian nlancs crippled a Libcrian-rcgistiiTcd oil-chemical carrier near theSaudi Arabian emsl. Marine shippingsources said Ihe Kafimjh was hi) by can-non.fired rockets, the same type used byIran in previous alined farther north.Iran previously h.is spurned mcdiaiion bidsby Ihc Organisation of Islamic Conference,the Nim-Aligncd Naiiun.i Ornup, [he Gulf C'u-opcralion Council countries and others.No bombing of cities was reported byeither side Sunday,Oi! ministers of the sis-nation Gulf Co-operation Council began arriving in Tail'.Saudi Arabia, Sunday for ,in emergencyconference to deal wilh the rising menace toail shipping.Reagan ends trip, cites arms talks hopesLONDON (AP) — President Reaganwound up n KMlay European trip Sunday,predicting that his re-election to anotherterm might boost chances of resumingarms-control talks with Ihe Soviet Union.Reagan, holding a short news conferencebefore leaving for Washington, also snid theKremlin's recent silence may be because"they don't know what to say right now."He dismissed the 50,000 anti-nuclearprotesters who massed in London on Sat-urday at ihe end of the seven-nation eco-nomic summit as "not speaking for a ma-jority.""They seem lo think they have a simpleanswer la wa rfare. that, i f we just by downour weapons and stand back empty-handed,thai somehow peace will come to the world."They haven't slopped to figure it mightbe Ihe peace of Ihe grave," he said.Reagan, who left for Washington Sundayafternoon, began his trip June I in Ireland,where he made a pilgrimage lo his ancestralvillage of Batlyporecn. Me also took part in40th anniversary ceremonies marking theAllied landings along the Normandybeaches of France in World War II.Reagan'i final slap was London, wherehe joined Ihe leaders of Britain, Canada,France, Germany, Italy and Japan Fur asummit meeting the seven nations hold an-nually. (KelatrJ slorj on Page Hi.Reagan said Ihc summit "demonstratesthe unity of the Western industrializednations, the enduring strength of ourshared vision and values und our resolve toadvance our common interests."He said he was leaving London "viilh re-newed confidence thai Ihc future belongs tothe free and thai our great democracies ammeet ihc challenges before us."Reagan held Ihc news conference underSee REAGAN on Page 28President Reagan gl*n Mrs. Carol AnnPrice, wife of LLS. Ambassador CharlesFarewell kissesIt. Priei II, • farewell kiss on Ihc checkbefore kiting London forSunday while Ambassador Price kisses(in,! lady Nine) Reagan.Ambulance runs set records in New YorkNortheast cooks for fourth day; Wesf has snowfallNEW YORK (AP) ~ The iimmeringcities of the Northeast cooked for a fourthday in record or near-record temperaturesSunday, and water pressure plunged aschildren tapped fire hydrants, trying tocwloff. (Related phaio on Page 5.)White the wcalher was oppressively hotand Iticky from Washington and Phila-delphia to New York and Boston, temper-atura were unseasonably cool across theCentral Plains and Northern Platns and inparts of the Rockies.Snow felt in some mountains of IhcWest.Thunderstorms, with heavy rains anddamaging winds, again were scatteredfrom northern Texas lo Michigan-Bui, in the £a&t, a high-nrc^urc systemoff the southeastern eujst of the UnitedStates continued to pump hoi and humidair into ihc area from the Virginias andOhio through New England. Thermome-ters registered temperatures well above 90degrees across that region.By noon Sunday, the temperature atAtlantic City reached a record 99 degrees.surpassing the previous high of 97 degreesset in Ju-64.Beaches and pirks were packed, air-conditioner repair workers couldn't keepup with Ihe demand, a ltd roads and rail-road tracks buckled in places.Eileen rlcrtzburg of the EmergencyMedical Service in New York City s*idthe heal wave had precipitated thousandsof illnesses a nil no doubt had caused somedeaths, but she had no figures on il.She said Ihe Emergency Service an-swered J.63B ambulance calls Saturday,3.525 Krjdiiy and .1.011 Thursday — eacha new record and all well abwu ihc dailyaverage ufabuoi 2,500,llcrt/.bcrg said, "I have no duubl Ihatthere arc ,1 number of deaths that are re-lated to the hi::it. because old people can'ttake the heal."The good news was that forecasters laidthunderstorms predicted fur blc Mondayur Tuesday should usher in .slightly coolerbrce/es frum Ihc Midwest and end ihesueltcring heat.  

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