AMSTERDAM, Netherlands -- Several European members of NATO on Wednesday blocked the alliance from making decision on U.S request for help in attack against Iraq, as the leaders of France and Germany issued joint statement condemning what they portrayed as rush toward hostilities... ..

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STRASBOURG, FRANCE — President Mikhail Gorbachev on Thursday renounced the use of force against other Soviet-bloc nations and offered without delay to reduce Soviet short-range missiles if NATO agreed to negotiations on such systems.. ..

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