TITLE

Palestinians split and draw swords as more power heads their way

AUTHOR(S)
Battersby, John
PUB. DATE
August 1995
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;8/31/95, Vol. 87 Issue 194, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the political and social conditions on the eve of transfer of authority to Yasser Arafat's Palestinian Authority in Nablus, West Bank. Climate of fear among Palestinians; Division amongst Arafat's followers and the wealthy families of Nablus; Domain of the Palestinian Authority; Arafat's success on Fatah Hawks; Human rights excesses by Arafat's Preventive Security Service (PSS); Israeli Defence Force's responsibility for security of Arab and Jewish residents.
ACCESSION #
9510020773

 

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