In the Name of God, Go: Menahem Begin at the End

December 1979
New Republic;12/1/79, Vol. 181 Issue 22, p6
Comments on the efforts of Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin's coalition government to pursue peace relations with Palestine. Arrest of Nables Mayor Bassam al-Shaka for his comment about Palestine Liberation Organization terrorism; Threats posed by Palestine terrorists to rights and liberties of Israeli citizens; Views on the pronouncement made by the Begin cabinet about plans for expansion of Jewish settlements on the West Bank; Skepticism on the readiness of Israelis for peace.


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