MOROCCO: PRESIDENT CLINTON ARRIVES FOR FUNERAL OF KING HASSAN II
Date: 25/07/1999 04:00 AM
Rabat, Morocco - 25 July 1999
1. U-S President Bill Clinton and Hillary, followed by former U-S President George Bush and former Secretary of State James Baker leaving plane
2. Clinton is greeted by Crown Prince Moulay Rachid, a son of the late king
3. Cutaway of Bush and Baker
4. Clinton walking with Crown Prince Moulay Rachid
5. Clinton inspecting guard
6. Clinton greeting officials
A somber U-S President Bill Clinton arrived in Morocco on Sunday for the funeral of King Hassan the Second.
Clinton was accompanied by his wife Hillary and daughter Chelsea, as well as by former President George Bush and former secretaries of state Warren Christopher and James Baker.
Dressed in a black, pin-striped suit, Clinton conferred with members of the royal family at the airport.
He's spending 12 hours in the North African nation.
The president is among a number of foreign dignitaries attending the funeral.
He's expected to meet with a number of the foreign leaders during his stay, including Israeli Prime Minster Ehud Barak, Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat and NATO leaders.