Life Support for the PLO

March 1978
New Republic;3/25/78, Vol. 178 Issue 12, p8
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.


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