TITLE

The sleepless summit

AUTHOR(S)
Makovsky, David; Omestad, Thomas; Whitelaw, Kevin; Walsh, Kenneth T.
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/02/98, Vol. 125 Issue 17, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the Palestinian-Israeli peace agreement reached at the Wye Plantation, Maryland. Breaking a deadlock in peace talks; Details about the agreement; Problems expected to implement the deal; Role of United States President Bill Clinton; Effectiveness of Clinton's leadership; Issue of the release of spy Jonathan Pollard; Times the talks nearly collapsed; What Israel gained and lost in the deal; Response of West Bank settlers. INSET: In from the cold: The CIA's new role, by Brian Duffy et al.
ACCESSION #
1200116

 

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