TITLE

MELTDOWN

AUTHOR(S)
Lane, Charles
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
New Republic;12/20/93, Vol. 209 Issue 25, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Israeli troops' preparation to renounce attacks in Gaza Strip. The Palestinians had celebrated the Israeli troops' withdrawal because the location had been the Israeli army's headquarters in its search for Anwar Gideh, the local hero who runs a unit of Fatah Hawks, the Gaza militia aligned with Palestinian Nationalist Yasir Arafat's Palestine Liberation Organization.
ACCESSION #
12141138

 

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