TITLE

Land First, Then Peace

AUTHOR(S)
al-Faisal, Turki
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Nov2009, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the view held by Saudi Arabia regarding Israel. It states that the kingdom has extended peace talks to the latter several times in the past, which have not been reciprocated, as it continues to expand its settlements on Palestinian territory. It criticizes U.S. President Barack H. Obama for promising to halt Israeli settlements in a speech made in Cairo in 2009, but failing to deliver on it. It accuses Israel of illegal military occupation, and states that unless it stops, Saudi Arabia will not advocate recognition of its state.
ACCESSION #
45388142

 

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