Mideast: Back from the brink?
- Battle for the Holy City. // New York Times Upfront;09/18/2000, Vol. 133 Issue 2, p16
Focuses on the battle over control of Jerusalem. Capital of both Israelis and Palestinians; Major barrier to peace in the Middle East; Sacred heart of three major religions; Holy sites and landmarks in the walled Old City. INSET: The Roots of Conflict.
- Peace process is a mad tea party. Blankley, Tony // Caribbean Business;5/16/2002, Vol. 30 Issue 20, p26
Focuses on the plan for a peace conference in the Middle East. Nations included; Call by the United States for the exclusion or minimization of the role Russia, the United Nations and multiple Arab states in the Middle East; Condition for participation of the 22-nation Arab League.
- Of war and peace and a family. Prusher, Ilene R. // Christian Science Monitor;8/16/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 186, p6
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- In the 60 percent of the West Bank under full Israeli occupation, Palestinian evictions continue. Adas, Jane // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Mar2000, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p20
Reports that the land-for-security provisions of the Arab-Israeli peace process are forcing Palestinians in Area C of the West Bank to leave their homes. Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak's goal of separation; Israeli settlers' forcing of Palestinians into crowded urban areas; Palestinian land...
- Small steps to shore up Mideast cease-fire. Barr, Cameron W. // Christian Science Monitor;6/26/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 148, p1
Reports on signs of confidence in the Israeli-Palestinian cease-fire in the West Bank. View that peacemaking has slowed the pace of violence but not stopped it; Accusations of bad faith between Israelis and Palestinians; Hopes of residents in armistice.
- Will for Mideast peace looks weak. Barr, Cameron W. // Christian Science Monitor;7/3/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 153, p1
Reports on the peace process in the Arab-Israeli conflict as of July 3, 2001. View that the two sides remain ripe with anger and antagonism which could break a truce; Events which have illustrated that the conflict appears impervious to intervention and that the conflict is in risk of...
- Battle rages again over a holy city. Barr, Cameron W.; Gaouette, Nicole // Christian Science Monitor;10/2/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 218, p1
Reports on violence in Jerusalem between Israelis and Palestinian Arabs. Visit to the Temple Mount by Israeli Jew Ariel Sharon; Information on the status of the Temple Mount which is holy to both Jews and Muslims; Why Sharon's visit was seen as a provocation and the dislike of him by...
- Indict the Murderers of Oslo Peace! Avnery, Uri // Philosophy & Social Action;Jan-Mar2003, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p67
Presents information on the Oslo Agreement for Israeli-Palestinian peace process. Criticism on the agreement; Dangerous situation created by the disappointments in the agreement; Violence which could have been avoided if the agreement had succeeded.
- Middle ground: a no man's land in Mideast. Barr, Cameron W.; Lynfield, Ben // Christian Science Monitor;8/3/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 175, p1
Reports on conditions in Israel after a ceasefire. View that the ceasefire was a failure, in light of assassinations and other forms of violence; Discussion of the response of the United States and Europe to the conflict; Prospects for peace in the Middle East.