The International Intifada Support Conference opened in Teheran today. Hundreds of Arab representatives and terrorist organization leaders from around the world are in attendance. The President of the PLO Central Committee, Salim al-Zanun, told the participants, \"The Oslo Agreements were an illusion, and the Israeli-Palestinian peace process is at a dead end… Oslo was a castle of sand.\" Al-Zanun was representing Yasser Arafat.

Iranian President Hatami sounded a call to the Palestinian refugees to \"return to their homes,\" and said that an inter-religious referendum should be held to determine the fate of the Holy Land.