TITLE

Arafat at The Brink

AUTHOR(S)
Hammer, Joshua; Chen, Joanna; Dickey, Christopher; Lipper, Tamara; Gutman, Roy
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
Newsweek;12/17/2001, Vol. 138 Issue 25, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the dilemma Palestinian Authority leader Yasir Arafat faces to resolve the Israeli-Arab conflict in light of Palestinian suicide bombings in Jerusalem. Role of Arafat in the intifada, or uprising, against Israel; Pressure by the United States and Israel to control Palestinian terror organizations, such as Hamas and Islamic jihad; Relations with Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon; Prospects for the creation of a Palestinian state.
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5653014

 

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