Premature Prizes

November 1978
New Republic;11/11/78, Vol. 179 Issue 20, p5
Focuses on issues related to the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to Anwar Sadat, President of Egypt and Menachem Begin, Prime Minister of Israel and various aspects of the peace process in the Middle East. Role of U.S. President Jimmy Carter in the Middle East peace process; Issues related to ban on new settlements in the West Bank; View that the Carter administration seemingly cannot stop trying to coerce Israel into making concessions in advance of, or as substitute for, negotiations with appropriate partners; Issues related to the disputed territories in Palestine.


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