Sharon's Victory and Tight Bonds Between U.S. and Israel Hold Long-term Dangers
- Sharon cared about Israel, not his legacy. Kahn, Gilbert N. // New Jersey Jewish News;1/16/2014, Vol. 68 Issue 3, p22
The author reflects on the political aspects of the death of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, in 2014.
- Sharon warns of `Greater Albania'. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;4/16/1999, Vol. 43 Issue 15, p6
Reports Israeli Foreign Affairs Minister Ariel Sharon's warning that Islamic states could form a `Greater Albanian block' that would spread unrest throughout Europe. Israel's refusal to support the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's strike at Serbia in Yugoslavia; Sharon's linking of the...
- A landslide for Sharon. Williams, Armstrong // New York Amsterdam News;02/15/2001, Vol. 92 Issue 7, p8
Comments on the landslide victory of Ariel Sharon in Israel's 2001 presidential elections. Sharon's military career; Implications of Sharon's victory for Israel-Palestine peace negotiations; Sharon's unwillingness to sacrifice Israel's long-term security for a tenuous and short-lived peace accord.
- Election Scandals in Israel Rock 'Only Democracy in the Middle East'. Hanley, Delinda C. // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Mar2003, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p23
Focuses on scandals in the 2003 elections of Israel. Factors responsible for defeat of outgoing prime minister of Israel Ariel Sharon; Problems faced by the Israeli public due to corruption; Allegations of corruption against the outgoing prime minister.
- ISRAEL'S QUIET CRISIS. Klein, Joe // Time International (South Pacific Edition);1/23/2006, Issue 3, p24
The article focuses on how political setup shaped up in Israel after its prime minister Ariel Sharon died due to a massive stroke. There was no state funeral, no national catharsis and no clear transfer of power. But the most important thing was that there was no political confusion or panic....
- The Lonely Warrior. Beyer, Lisa; Klein, Aaron J.; Waller, Douglas // Time;1/16/2006, Vol. 167 Issue 3, p56
The article discusses Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's military and political legacy. Sharon's career seems contradictory. The hawkish military leader became the best hope for the peace process. The man who was responsible for the Gaza settlements helped to dismantle them. Sharon moved...
- Critical. Mekelberg, Yossi // World Today;Feb2006, Vol. 62 Issue 2, p4
The article highlights the political career of Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon. His career in politics has been a divisive force not only in Israeli politics, but also in Middle Eastern's. Sharon's leadership is considered a reflection of his complex constructive and destructive personality....
- Deep splits face Israel's new leader. Gaouette, Nicole // Christian Science Monitor;2/7/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 51, p1
Highlights some of the issues facing Ariel Sharon, who was elected Prime Minister of Israel in February 2001. The winning margin amassed by the Likud Party leader; Reaction of Palestinians to Sharon's platform; Actions by The Fatah group, founded by Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat.
- When the Policy-Maker and the Public Meet: Sharon, Israeli-Jewish Public Opinion and the Unilateral Disengagement Plan. Hermann, Tamar; Yaar-Yuchtman, Ephraim // Palestine-Israel Journal of Politics, Economics & Culture;2004/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 3/4, p93
Comments on the unilateral disengagement plan of Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon. Emergency of the self-encapsulation mentality among Israeli Jews; Public perception about the building of the separation barrier; Support versus opposition to the disengagement plan.
- Israel: What now? Stein, Lisa; Derfner, Larry // U.S. News & World Report;11/18/2002, Vol. 133 Issue 19, p20
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.