TITLE

Crunch Time

PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
New Republic;3/14/2005, Vol. 232 Issue 9, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Discusses the March 2005 Palestinian suicide bombing of an Israeli nightclub in Tel Aviv, Israel. Claims by Palestinians that the violence is justified; Intentions of Palestinians and the late Yasir Arafat to undermine Israeli moral and psychological confidence in their Jewish nationhood; Reasons why this is the first bombing since November 2004, including Israel's progress in paralyzing terrorist groups, their barrier around the West Bank, and checkpoints between cities in the territories; Uncertainty in Mahmoud Abbas's intentions.
ACCESSION #
16312540

 

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