TITLE

Israel's unfolding leadership battle

AUTHOR(S)
Lynfield, Ben
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;12/11/2000, Vol. 93 Issue 12, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on political developments in Israel as of December 11, 2000. Decision by Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak to submit his resignation to the Knesset, Israel's parliamentary body; Intention to run in the early election which will take place 60 days after his resignation is accepted; Belief that Barak's moves are an attempt to block former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu from running against him; Reasons that Netanyahu cannot run in the early election; Peace negotiations between Israel and Palestinians.
ACCESSION #
3850897

 

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