Leaders, leadership, legacy

April 2000
U.S. News & World Report;04/03/2000, Vol. 128 Issue 13, p30
Discusses relations between Syria and Israel. Closing of the reign of Syrian dictator Hafez Assad; History of peace negotiations between Assad and former Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin before Rabin's assassination; Role of Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak in negotiations between Israel and Syria; Meaningful peace in exchange for the strategic Golan Heights that Israel lost to Syria in 1967.


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