TITLE

The end of an epoch

AUTHOR(S)
Darwish, Adel
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Middle East;Mar99, Issue 288, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the impact of the death of Jordan's King Hussein and his selection of his son Abdullah as successor on the kingdom. Sorrow felt by the Arab world on Hussein's death; Reactions on Hussein's decision to remove his brother Prince Hassan as Crown Prince; Challenges facing King Abdullah from their Arab neighbors and Israel; Speculations on the role to be played by Palestinian leader Yasir Arafat in the region's politics.
ACCESSION #
2022914

 

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