TITLE

Abbas battles against renewed violence

PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;6/24/2005, Vol. 49 Issue 25, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the intensification of terrorist attacks as the meeting of Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas took place in Jerusalem on June 21, 2005. Pressure imposed by Sharon on Abbas to reign in militias ahead of the withdrawal of Tel Aviv from Gaza; Launch of a missile strike in the city during the meeting; Decision of Sharon to hand over his control of Bethlehem and Qalqilya to the PA.
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