TITLE

Horn-honking time in Jericho

PUB. DATE
May 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/23/94, Vol. 116 Issue 20, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how after 27 years of Israeli occupations, Israeli soldiers turned control of Jericho and the Gaza Strip over to jubilant troops of the Palestine Liberation Organization PLO). Huge challenges facing Palestinians; Fiscal problems; Need for PLO Chairman Yassir Arafat and others to prove they can lead.
ACCESSION #
9405177510

 

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