TITLE

BALANCING ACT

AUTHOR(S)
Derfner, Larry; Omestad, Thomas
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;6/16/2003, Vol. 134 Issue 21, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the implications of peace in the West Bank on Israeli settlements. Pledge of Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon to remove unauthorized settlements from the West Bank; Optimism following a summit meeting in Jordan that included U.S. President George W. Bush, Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas, and Sharon; History of Israeli settlers in the West Bank; Number of Israelis in settlements; Reaction of settlement leaders to Sharon's vow to remove unlawful settlers; Long-term outlook for peace with Palestine.
ACCESSION #
9979359

 

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