Mideast: Back from the brink?

Barr, Cameron W.; Gaouette, Nicole
October 2000
Christian Science Monitor;10/11/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 224, p1
Discusses the implications of clashes between Israeli and Palestinian forces in the Middle East as of October 11, 2000. Escalation of violence in the region in which Palestinians have had the greater number of casualties; Improbability of a war between Israel and its Arab neighbors including the Palestinians; Capture of Israeli soldiers by Hizbullah guerrillas in Lebanon; Possibility that Israel will blame Syria for Hizbullah's actions; Outlook for the situation and the need for a new peace accord.


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