TITLE

Barak the peacemaker?

AUTHOR(S)
Album, Andrew
PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
Middle East;Jul/Aug99, Issue 292, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the ability of Israel Prime Minister Ehud Barak to lead his country in a final settlement with the Palestinians and the rest of the Arab world. Reactions of Arab countries to the defeat of former Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and his Likud Party; Barak's ideological commitment to achieve the goals of his mentor Yitzhak Rabin; Promise to renew the peace process with the Palestines within the Oslo framework. INSET: By Rula Sharwaki in Jerusalem..
ACCESSION #
2126696

 

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