End of the Affair

Halevi, Yossi Klein
June 2000
New Republic;06/05/2000, Vol. 222 Issue 23, p14
Focuses on the political scenario in Israel in the wake of increase in hostility in the relations between Israel and Palestine. Gestures of friendliness of Israel reciprocated with Palestine bullets; Views that the attempts for peace by Israel are a means to measure the mood of the undecided voters of Israel; Views that the swing voters voted in favor of those candidates who sought peace in the region; Views that the Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak had the political adeptness to gauge that to reassure the undecided voters of Israel one needed to link concessions with resolve; Suggestions of settlement of disputes between Israel and Palestine; Appraisal of the intelligence, courage and ability of Barak.


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