TITLE

The PLO, Syria, and Jordan: Deadly Balance of Power Politics

AUTHOR(S)
Teichman, Sherman
PUB. DATE
December 1984
SOURCE
Harvard International Review;Dec1984, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an analysis on the power imbalance within the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) after its evacuation from Lebanon following the Israeli invasion. PLO as an organization has not always been solid, and continued to be a loose federation weaken by conflicting concepts brought by the existence of factions. The article further discusses PLO's political relationship with Jordan and its continued geopolitical conflict with Israel.
ACCESSION #
21850342

 

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