THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary (Shepherdstown, West Virginia) ________________________________________________________________________ For Immediate Release January 7, 2000
STATEMENT BY THE PRESS SECRETARY
During President Clinton's meeting with Prime Minister Barak and Foreign Minister Shara, he presented to the two delegations an American-drafted working document. This working document provides a summary of the issues to be decided and the differences between the parties. It is designed as a procedural tool to focus the substantive discussions and to help bridge the differences that now exist.