TITLE

Prisoner of War

AUTHOR(S)
Halevi, Yossi Klein
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
New Republic;3/18/2002, Vol. 226 Issue 10, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers observations on the role of Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon in the Arab-Israeli peace process. Indication that Sharon is waiting for help from the United States and others to end the conflict; Partisan politics in Israel; Vindication of the effort of Sharon to forestall a Palestine Liberation Organization state; Reluctance shown by him to the demand of Labor Party to resume negotiations with the Palestinians; Argument that Sharon is resisting a blow to the Palestinian Authority because of his fear of interfering with an impending U.S. attack on Iraq; Assessment of the popularity of Sharon among Israelis.
ACCESSION #
6347998

 

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