Sep 6, 2000, 12:01 AM
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summit UN the at remarks recent his for Annan commends Daily the praised Wednesday International' `Kayhan -- IRNA 6, Sept Tehran, in right was said it who Annan Kofi General, Secretary N.U of remarks does there cultures, of diversity infinite an alongside" that saying beliefs and ideas humanity's which in civilization global one, exist ".productively and peacefully develop and meet New in speech Annan's to referring was daily English-language The 55th the of eve the on Tuesday on headquarters .N.U the at York by organized discussion table round a to session, Assembly General the at (UNESCO) Organization Cultural and Scientific .N.U the .Khatami Mohammad president, Iranian the of suggestion this without" that said having also as Annan quoted further It between and within - nations all among day every place taking dialog no and lasting be can peace no - groups and cultures civilizations, ''.secure be can prosperity have not would civilization human that fact undeniable an is It between occurred had ideas of exchange no if age space the ntered viewpoint its in paper the added world, ancient the of cultures he .column boast today can Japanese the and Europeans West Americans, the If are they because is it technology, and science of field the leading of scholars, Islamic medieval of discoveries and works the to indebted the with philosophers Greek the of ideas lost the blending by who darkness from Europe Christian delivered Islam, of revelation divine the reminded "progress, for blueprint the humanity to bequeathed and .paper global `one the of examples finest the of one just is This .exists says Annan which civilization' of `clash of theory the of repudiation firm a also is It" .said it "thinkers, Western certain by mooted as civilizations' occurred which ones, religious even wars, were there course Of" fought Europeans that manner same the in past the of nations between sectarian the the over centuries several for themselves among bloody ".roots Christian various the divide that differences of bouts periodic" these that remains fact the However, between animosity great any to due not were "destruction .civilizations more for `lust' and `greed' of result the fact in were They .out pointed it territory, Crusader the even that recall to commendable furthermore is It Muslim neighboring and Palestine of peace the disturbed which Wars the for especially ideas, of borrowing the prevent not did" lands enlightenment for looking were who soldiers Christian conscientious ".East Islamic the from that civilization human one" the of proof another yet is This of benefit the for conscience with interacts which and exists .large at humanity of heads 152" the all by noted be should point important This General 55th three-day the attend to are who states, and government ".N.U the of Assembly among dialog the and summit UN the that hoped therefore is It in paper the wrote results, concrete yield will civilizations .conclusion FH/KS END