TITLE

Israel: What now?

AUTHOR(S)
Stein, Lisa; Derfner, Larry
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/18/2002, Vol. 133 Issue 19, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the call for elections in Israel by Prime Minister Ariel Sharon after the collapse of his unity government. View that there will be no big changes; Mention of poll results; Outlook for the Labor Party and Likud.
ACCESSION #
7901082

 

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