LEXIS®-NEXIS® Academic Universe - Document Search Terms: lian shengde Document 1 of 4. Copyright 2000 Agence France Presse Agence France Presse June 3, 2000, Saturday SECTION: Domestic, non-Washington, general news item LENGTH: 307 words DATELINE: June 3 BODY: We plan to file the following advancers UN-prostitution VIENNA United Nations member states on Monday will continue a debate on a future convention on transnational crime, centering on trafficking in human beings and prostitution. 500 words by Claudine Dreuilhe France-economy-jobs PARIS French bosses have taken the lead in efforts to reform France's unemployment system, brandishing the threat of a walkout if unions do not agree with them by the June 30 deadline. 700 words Romania-vote BUCHAREST Romanians go to the polls on Sunday in a municipal vote that will probably indicate the outcome of legislative and presidential elections due in five months. 500 words by Mihaela Rodina Baltics-Germany RIGA The Baltic states are preparing to lay out a red carpet reception Monday for Gerhard Schroeder, seeing the first visit of a German chancellor to their region as confirmation that key European Union and NATO members are finally taking their aspirations to join Europe seriously. 500 words by Richard Lein US-Israel-Palestinian WASHINGTON With hints of progress as a mid-September deadline for a final Israeli-Palestinian peace accord looms, Secretary of State Madeleine Albright heads to the Middle East next week. 850 words by Matthew Lee US-Europe-Cohen WASHINGTON US Defense Secretary William Cohen will follow President Bill Clinton to Europe next week to try to capitalize on any arms control breakthroughs at this weekend's summit in Moscow, US defense officials said. 600 words by Jim Mannion US-China-Tiananmen WASHINGTON Lian Shengde is about to go on hunger strike. Again. Eleven years since Lian, riding on a wave of youthful passion and optimism, led thousands of students from his university into Tiananmen Square. 600 words by Sharon Behn. Picture afp LANGUAGE: ENGLISH LOAD-DATE: June 3, 2000 Document 1 of 4. Search Terms: lian shengde To narrow your search, please enter a word or phrase: Copyright© 2000, LEXIS-NEXIS, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All Rights Reserved.