Barak's fast-break diplomacy

Peterson, Scott
July 1999
Christian Science Monitor;7/15/99, Vol. 91 Issue 160, p1
Mentions Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak's visit to the United States and the obstacles in his quest to revitalize peace in the Middle East. Comments of Henry Siegman, of the Council on Foreign Relations in New York; Anticipated Israeli withdrawal from 13 percent of the West Bank; Constraints; How Washington's traditional role as facilitator in this case is likely to be limited to a year; Palestinian motivation; Specifics of Barak's past.


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