TITLE

Israel's swing voters, `Russians,' push issue of citizenship to fore

AUTHOR(S)
Prusher, Ilene R.
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;5/14/99, Vol. 91 Issue 118, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the Israel B'Aliya, the main Russian immigrant party. How the party wants to gain control of the Interior Ministry; The swing vote of the Israel B'Aliya; Reason for resentment of the religious fundamentalist party, Shas, which controls the Interior Ministry; Contradictions in citizenship policy; Support for Labor Party candidate Ehud Barak.
ACCESSION #
1837503

 

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