TITLE

LETTING GO

AUTHOR(S)
Wieseltier, Leon
PUB. DATE
October 1993
SOURCE
New Republic;10/4/93, Vol. 209 Issue 14, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the peace agreement signed between Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization. Arguments for and against the agreement; Risks involved in the agreement; Power of Palestinians to destroy Israel; State of Israel-Palestinian relations in the absence of peace; Prospects for peace after the established of a demilitarized Palestinian state.
ACCESSION #
12083279

 

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