TITLE

Violence spells death to truce

PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;8/22/2003, Vol. 47 Issue 34, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the declaration by the Palestinian groups Hamas and Islamic Jihad that they would no longer uphold the Israeli-Palestinian ceasefire after an Israeli missile strike killed Ismail Abu Shanab, a senior Hamas leader, in Gaza on August 21, 2003. Explanation on the decision of Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas not to use force against the groups; Actions taken by Abbas after the bus bombing on August 19, 2003; Significance of the renewed Israeli-Palestinian violence.
ACCESSION #
10794430

 

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