TITLE

A Sheikh's Death

AUTHOR(S)
Pryce-Jones, David
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
National Review;4/19/2004, Vol. 56 Issue 7, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles Sheikh Yassin, the founder and organizer of the terrorist group Hamas. Responsibility for the strategy of suicide bombing and the recruitment of young bombers; Prediction that Israel would collapse in 2007; Desire to kill Jews; Prediction of his own death as the happiest day of his life; Illustration of the emotional impetus that religion adds to an otherwise stagnant nationalist movement; Highlights from his life.
ACCESSION #
12745379

 

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