TITLE

The Real Reason for Israel's Wars on Gaza And Lebanon

AUTHOR(S)
Marshall, Rachelle
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Israeli military action on Gaza and Lebanon and analyzes the real intentions behind it. The conflict, according to the author is to attain three major objectives. These crucial objectives are to prevent the establishment of an independent Palestinian state in the West Bank and Gaza, retain control of Syria's Golan Heights, and secure a compliant government in neighboring Lebanon.
ACCESSION #
22069376

 

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