TITLE

ONE YEAR BEYOND

PUB. DATE
June 1983
SOURCE
New Republic;6/27/83, Vol. 188 Issue 25, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the rebellion in Lebanon's Bekaa valley of Fatah troops against Yasir Arafat's leadership of the Palestine Liberation Organization. Interpretation of the rebellion as a fight between moderates and extremists; Claim that the rebels want to pursue armed struggle against Israel, while the moderates want to try diplomacy; Demonstration starting at the Lebanese-Israeli border and culminating in a huge rally in Tel Aviv called for Israeli withdrawal from Lebanon; Loss of six soldiers in one week in May as a result of hit-and-run attacks; Influence of the war and its aftermath on the United States.
ACCESSION #
12033665

 

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