Dilemmas after Hebron

Schiff, Ze'ev
March 1997
National Review;3/24/1997, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p28
This article looks at the political situation facing Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu as he advances in the peace process between Israel and the Palestinians as of March 24, 1997. The article observes the difficulty now faced by Netanyahu to resume peace talks with Syria. According to the author, Netanyahu's situation within his own political party and his broader coalition is becoming increasingly complicated. The peace negotiations were interrupted in March of 1996 when Israel faced a wave of extremely violent Hamas suicide terrorism.


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