Gruff and Very Tough

Beyer, Lisa; Hamad, Jamil; MacLeod, Scott; Waller, Douglas
May 1999
Time International (South Pacific Edition);05/31/1999, Issue 22, p36
Profiles Israeli Prime Minister-elect Ehud Barak. Defeat of incumbent Benjamin Netanyahu; Background information; Education; Barak's view on Israel; Question of whether Barak can foster peace in the region.


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