TITLE

Arafat's Endgame

AUTHOR(S)
Ephron, Dan; Chen, Joanna; Wolffe, Richard
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);5/12/2003 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 141 Issue 19, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the role of Palestinian leader Yasir Arafat in the Middle East peace process. Decision of the United States and Europe to find a solution to the struggle between Palestinians and Israelis; Release of the Roadmap, a phased-three year plan that culminates with the creation of a Palestinian state; Pushing aside of Arafat, as the longtime leader and symbol of the Palestinian cause; Role of Palestine's designated prime minister, Mahmoud Abbas; Authority that has been lost by Arafat; Profile of Arafat; Questions over Arafat's intentions; Hope of Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon that Arafat will lose his power.
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