TITLE

Girding for the Battle

AUTHOR(S)
Ephron, Dan
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);12/11/2000 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 136 Issue 24, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the 2000 election for Prime Minister in Israel between Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak and former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. How violence between Israelis and Palestinians has eroded public support for Barak; Thought that Barak could win the election if he made a peace deal with Palestinian Leader Yassir Arafat; Roll of Unites States President Bill Clinton in the peace process; Thought that peace is more likely to occur with Barak. INSET: The Young Casualties, by Joanna Chen.
ACCESSION #
3872087

 

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