TITLE

THE MAN WHO WOULDN'T BE KING

PUB. DATE
November 1982
SOURCE
New Republic;11/29/82, Vol. 187 Issue 22, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the intervention of the U.S. in the political issues in the Middle East, with emphasis on the war in Lebanon. Reasons why King Hussein of Jordan is the only figure capable of rescuing the peace process in the region; Benefits coming out of the war in Lebanon, including Lebanon's desire for more American involvement; Diplomatic opportunities after the war; Involvement of delegations from Arab countries in the renewed peace negotiations; Need for King Hussein to become involved in the peace negotiations; Reasons why Hussein backed out of peace negotiations at Camp David and other times; Assessment of the changing geopolitics in the Middle East, suggesting Hussein has not more excuses for backing out of negotiations.
ACCESSION #
14671456

 

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