TITLE

'We'll See How Short Sharon's Fuse Really Is.'

AUTHOR(S)
Hammer, Joshua; Ephron, Dan
PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);02/19/2001 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 137 Issue 8, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses prospects for the Israel-Arab peace process, in light of the election of Ariel Sharon as prime minister. Sharon's insistence that he will negotiate with the Palestinians only on his own terms; The violence between Israelis and Palestinians in 2000 and 2001; Political limitations on Sharon due to his coalition government.
ACCESSION #
4242670

 

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