TITLE

Arafat's promised land

AUTHOR(S)
Beyer, Lisa; Fischer, Dean; Hamad, Jamil
PUB. DATE
July 1998
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);7/20/1998, Issue 29, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Palestinian leader Yasir Arafat's plans to create a new nation, whether Israel agrees or not. The final status of the Palestinian territories to be decided jointly by the Israelis and Palestinians as central to the Oslo peace accords; Arafat's threats to ditch the process and simply declare a state in the West Bank and Ganza Strip; The number of Palestinians who support the idea; Skepticism about whether he can succeed.
ACCESSION #
945040

 

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