TITLE

The Politics of Statehood

AUTHOR(S)
Contreras, Joseph
PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);12/21/98 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 132 Issue 25, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Considers Yasir Arafat's pledge to declare an independent Palestinian state with Jerusalem as its capital in May 1999. The date as the deadline for concluding the Oslo peace accord with Israel; Why Arafat's claim is an astute power play; The Palestinian Authority's dependence on Israel; The territory claimed by the Palestinians. INSET: The Shape of a State to Come?.
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1393908

 

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