TITLE

The Only Game in Town

PUB. DATE
March 1979
SOURCE
New Republic;3/17/79, Vol. 180 Issue 11, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses United States President Jimmy Carter's decision to visit Egypt and Israel in an effort to broker a peace treaty between the two adversaries. Diplomatic advance promised by the Carter trip; Both countries require American economic and political support; Costs of American economic and political assistance; Some degree of American strength, calculable and reliable, is the precondition for Egyptian and Israeli risk-taking; Development of an autonomous "authority" on the West Bank depends first on a good faith effort by Israel.
ACCESSION #
11101889

 

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