TITLE

Life Support for the PLO

PUB. DATE
March 1978
SOURCE
New Republic;3/25/78, Vol. 178 Issue 12, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Asserts that the sensitivity of the United States towards the feelings of the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) has helped strengthen the PLO to continue its violent activities. Israel's retaliatory offensive launched against military targets in southern Lebanon; National Security Advisor Zbigniew Brzezinski's campaign against charges that he is anti-Semitic; Author's claim that Brzezinski failed to understand the requirements for security and peace of Israelis and moderate Arabs alike; Author's call for the U.S. government to stop tempting the PLO to dreams of power.
ACCESSION #
11060556

 

Related Articles

  • The Military Front. Pryce-Jones, David // New Republic;4/1/78, Vol. 178 Issue 13, p12 

    Examines the agnostic thinking of Israel that security results from successful military operations. Israel's occupation of neighboring territories where the threats originated; Involvement of Syria on nurturing the Palestine Liberation Organization's (PLO) independence of action; Common interest...

  • THE WRONG WAR. Wieseltier, Leon // New Republic;4/8/85, Vol. 192 Issue 15, p9 

    Discusses the Israeli occupation of Lebanon. Reasons why the peace initiative "Operation Peace in Galilee" failed; Reasons why the attitude of Israel towards Lebanon should not come as a surprise to anyone; Information on the activities of Shiite extremists; Creation of a border between Israel...

  • Israel and Lebanon: Problematic Proximity. Spyer, Jonathan // MERIA Journal;6/1/2009, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p1 

    The article focuses on the history of the relationship between Israel and Lebanon. It states that the involvement of Israel in Lebanon started when the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) was defeated in Jordan under the forces of King Hussein in 1970 and a large population Palestinian...

  • PALESTINE-ISRAEL-US.  // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);11/18/2010, Vol. 194 Issue 4983, p6 

    The article reports on the assertions of Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat that the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) cannot maintain its commitment to an endless negotiating policy with the Israelis. Erekat mentions that Israel has not yet recognized the Palestinian's rights to...

  • The Good Fence Policy.  // Time;8/16/1976, Vol. 108 Issue 7, p31 

    The article offers updates on the insurgency at the borders between Israel, Palestine and Israel. It describes the situation in Lebanon wherein half of its inhabitants were forced to abandon their homeland due to sporadic attacks made by Israelis. It also notes that Israel had been doing all its...

  • THE LEBANON QUAGMIRE.  // National Review Bulletin;5/5/1978, Vol. 30 Issue 18, pB60 

    The article focuses on the foreign relations between Israel and Lebanon. Israel's justification for retaliating against terrorist attacks launched from her neighbors is based on the fact that these attacks have killed Israeli civilians. The policy of Israel to launch an indiscriminate attack...

  • Israel in Lebanon. Walzer, Michael // New Republic;4/8/78, Vol. 178 Issue 14, p17 

    Discusses about the Israeli invasion in Lebanon in response to terrorist attack from the latter. Revelation that the United Nations (UN) were forces to move into Southern Lebanon to resolve terrorism problem in the country; Objective of the UN to control and repress Palestine Liberation...

  • The Binational State and the Reunification of the Palestinian People. Massad, Joseph // Global Dialogue;Summer2002, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p1 

    The article focuses on the binational state framework as a way of reunifying the Palestinian people and ending the conflict between Israel and Palestine. It cites the separation of interests of different sections of the Palestinian people following the agreements signed with Israel by the...

  • Why a Palestinian state is still a mortal threat. Bar-Illan, David // Commentary;Nov93, Vol. 96 Issue 5, p27 

    Opinion. Comments on aspects of the Declaration of Principles or `Gaza/Jericho First' signed by Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) in September 1993 in Washington, D.C. Promise of reversibility; Moral problem posed by letting the PLO establish order in the territories;...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics