TITLE

TERRORISM LITE

PUB. DATE
April 1990
SOURCE
New Republic;4/16/90, Vol. 202 Issue 16, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Criticizes the United States State Department for its report that the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) has adhered to its commitment to renounce terrorism. Reasons why the State Department has overlooked examples of PLO-related terrorist acts; Danger of the Bush administration's sophistry; Discussion on how the PLO and its leader Yassir Arafat have failed to stifle terrorism; Call for the Bush administration to re-evaluate its policy toward the PLO.
ACCESSION #
9004301548

 

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