TITLE

Sideline Arafat, Boost Abbas

AUTHOR(S)
Zakaria, Fareed
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);6/9/2003 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 141 Issue 23, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the fragility of relations between Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas, who is also known as Abu Mazen. Discussion for the outlook of the Middle East summit meeting in which Yasir Arafat will not be a participant; Opinion that Arafat has no incentive to support the peace process; Discussion of how the summit is an opportunity to start weakening the power of Arafat and elevate Abu Mazen as the leader of the Palestinian people.
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