TITLE

Yassir Arafat vs. the militants

PUB. DATE
December 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;12/5/94, Vol. 117 Issue 22, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines how Yassir Arafat is waging a turf war against Islamic militants for control of Gaza and Jericho--and the minds and hearts of his people. Hamas and the Islamic Jihad, two militant groups; Arafat's Fatah Hawks, the armed Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) faction that is Arafat's power base; Inability of Arafat's disorganized, cash-strapped Palestine Authority to deliver economic benefits to the long-suffering Gazans.
ACCESSION #
9412097574

 

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