'A very difficult period'

Zuckerman, Mortimer B.; Atlas, Terry
February 2001
U.S. News & World Report;02/05/2001, Vol. 130 Issue 5, p32
Presents an excerpt from an interview with Middle East peace negotiator Dennis Ross. Opinion that Palestinians can do more than they are to stop the violence between themselves and Israel; Speculation that the creation of a code of conduct may help the countries move from a confrontational mindset to one of negotiation.


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