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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - May 20, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba Your Money Mutual funds have been taken one step summer Squall bids rousing Farewell to triple clinic treats travellers who bring Back sunny today 20 Clear tonight weekly Horn in Wlms Lupae of Toke free press vol 118 n0169 second oas8 news watch truce proposed Cairo South african opposition Leader Nelson Mande la offered a truce to the pre Toria government yesterday if it takes serious Steps to Dis Mantle we Are prepared to consider a cessation of not the end of the armed Strug Mandela said on arrival at Cairo Airport in we Are prepared to consider a sacrifices alleged Cape town dozens of babies Are being bred for Sac Rifice and at least 11 have had their throats Slit As an offering to the South african police the police child Protection unit had been investigating child abuse by satanists for about a year and found Evi Dence of activity in at least 10 a police statement confirming news reports said no first strike Cairo Israel has assured Egypt that the jewish state will not mount a first military strike against any Arab coun a government official said the speaking on condition of said Israel gave the Assurance in recent contacts with egyptian president Hosni Mubarak he refused to give rail crash deadly Moscow a loaded freight train slowed into a slow moving passenger train on a Cliff overlooking the Black sea hurl ing a car 15 metres into the sea and killing As Many As 22 the official soviet Tass news Agency called the Acci Dent a disaster and said Many doctors had been flown in from the georgian the injured were taken to four nearby police put the death toll at nine with 32 but the head doctor at the Hospital in the town of gaga said 22 were killed and at least 90 Moscow 325 Ems Turkey a Ornando Index Ann 18 23 11 11 23 6 21 7 13 22 Puzzle sports 30 17 19 to 18 lotto winning numbers 36 Bonus number 14 the plus winning plus number is ghost of halloween gang haunts City by Paul Wiecek members of a vietnamese gang implicated in one local murder and suspected of a second have disbanded but continue to pose problems for police and the Community they prey officials intense police and Community pressure in the Wake of the highly publicized 1988 murder of a local businessman and the 1987 murder of a teenage girl has broken up the so called halloween part 2 Little has been done to rid the Community of the hardcore group of criminals who made the gangs activity in the mid1980s so effective and were still seeing the remnants of that John Manitoba Bureau manager for criminal intelligence services said in a recent who gathers intelligence on organized crime in Manitoba for a National police said about 30 Young vietnamese immigrants continue to engage in crimes ranging from vandalism and burglary to fraud and armed this despite the fact the halloween gang and another vietnamese gang organization that once directed and coordinated their criminal activities in Winnipeg apparently no longer what were seeing now is crimes being committed on an individual basis or by loosely knit groups of these Inglis adding asian businesses and foreign students continue to be favorite there vulnerable because the Wayne free press army fare some of the More than 300 soldiers taking part in this to enjoy a Field lunch the dubbed weekends military exercise at cab Shilo take a break rapid is to perfect defensive missing lebanese lost in shadows will it in it an Beirut of pc thousands of lebanese have been missing since civil War broke out in but their plight has been overshadowed by that of is westerners held hostage in everyone wants to ignore our we Are the bad conscience of All those who run Lebanon and they have decided to forget about said a lebanese woman whose husband disappeared seven years Ive tried Ive spent Many a sleepless night and entire thousands lost since War began begged threatened them and even bribed militiamen and go Between for news of my nothing she whose husband was a senior member of a leftist Organiza and Many other women have staged protests to demand information on the missing and to pressure helpless but some Are unable to meet the in a woman swallowed a her life after failing to obtain news of her 13yearold who was abducted two years her Sui cide set off a wave of it was a real explosion of out the women took requisitioned a bus and for 20 Days they blocked roads dividing Wadad Sinan a lawyer and member of an unofficial committee on the said the abductions Tian militiamen Lone hand and leftist Muslim gunmen and Palestin Ian guerrillas on theother snatching people off the streets or their Homes simply because of their religion or political some Days there were As Many As 300 people he the tit format kidnappings resulted in revenge killings or swaps of More than people have been killed in Lebanon civil there Are no official figures As to the number of people missing in this criminal element knows be unlikely to report an incident to police for whatever Inglis he explained that a fear of retribution and a deep rooted mistrust of authority Are possible explanations for a reluctance by asian victims to come Sinh head of the Southeast asian refugee said part of the reason see vietnamese Page 4 Meech Legal texts traded by Donald Campbell Winnipeg free press Gimli senator Lowell Murray and Premier Gary Filmon exchanged Legal texts for dealing with concerns about the Meech Lake Accord yesterday laying the foundation for further talks to break the constitutional Filmon confirmed that the Legal text put Forward by Murray deals with Manitoba concerns regarding the pact including the accords relationship to the charter of rights and freedoms and the amending formula for constitutional he also confirmed that he presented Murray with Legal text that would meet Manitoba position on those neither Murray nor Fil Mon revealed if they were optimistic a Deal can still be we had a very successful but f dont underestimate the prob lems that we have to solve in order to get to the Murray there still is a lot of disagree Filmon and that Why the senator has to do All this in order to see if he can find some Way of bridging the in no More confident and in no less weve taken the next logical the Federal governments Lead negotiator on the visited Saskatchewan yesterday and was to go Alberta and British Columbia this weekend with similar packages for the other Western he will swing Back East and visit Newfoundland and Quebec to Morrow and bombings legacy of Kashmir deadly crisis empty grave awaits next Martyr in lengthy conflict a photo by Earleen Fisher associated press India an empty grave is kept ready at the new martyrs cemetery to receive the next victim of Kashmir revolt against Indian on the Topmost Branch of an ancient Chinar tree a few metres the Bright Green Flag of islam flutters briskly in a Light Breeze that somehow fails to stir the drooping Banner of the Jammu Kashmir liberation but the spirit of the insurrection is far from sagging despite the presence of Indian troops on every major despite Hospital wards full of people with injuries they say the alien soldiers despite a counterinsurgency Campaign that has sent leaders of the Freedom movement into no one doubts there will be More or for the Graves under the Chinar tree and the scores of other new burial grounds in the Kashmir Valley below the Snow capped nearly 400 mostly Muslim militants or their have been killed since when the government began its crackdown on the Kashmir secessionist the movement has simmered and flared for 43 and exploded last Winter into bombings and the Kashmir crisis is a legacy of when Britain left the Indian hindus and muslims were unable to reconcile under the Banner of a single so the vast territory was partitioned into secular dominated by and the islamic Republic of both claimed a predominantly Muslim Region whose hindu maharajah procrastinated until pakistani tribesmen invaded his Western he hastily cast his lot with Pakistan and India bisected two wars failed to Settle the sovereignty and it threatens to drag them into the cry for Freedom is heard today throughout summer capital of the Only Indian state with a Muslim it is whispered by shoppers to see third Page 4

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