TITLE

Anchors Away

AUTHOR(S)
Halevi, Yossi Klein
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
New Republic;1/21/2002, Vol. 226 Issue 2, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the significance of a successful raid conducted by Israel on a ship carrying weapons bound for Palestine, in the international press. Denial made by Yasir Arafat, leader of the Palestine Liberation Organization, in the international press regarding his responsibility in the captured ship; Admission by the ship's captain that the weapons were loaded near the Iranian coast, overseen by an agent of terrorist group, Hezbollah, and bound for the Palestinian Authority; Impact of the arms seizure on the peace process between Israel and Palestine.
ACCESSION #
5890733

 

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