TITLE

The Road to Palestinian Elections

AUTHOR(S)
Ratnesar, Romesh; Hamad, Jamil; Klein, Aharon
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Time;11/29/2004, Vol. 164 Issue 22, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on prospects that Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas will succeed Yasser Arafat. Concerns that Abbas will not survive the runup to the Jan. 9 elections, in light of an assassination attempt two days after Arafat's funeral; Belief that the elections may not be fair due to a lack of security in Palestinian areas; Attempts of Israel to bolster Abbas, a moderate.
ACCESSION #
15140501

 

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