TITLE

Blighted Harvest

AUTHOR(S)
Hammer, Joshua
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;9/10/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 11, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses Palestinian suicide bombers from Islamic Jihad who have come from the city of Jenin, Israel. Description of Jenin as one of the most parochial Palestinian towns that has always been more receptive to extremist messages than more cosmopolitan cities like Ramallah; View of Jenin's acting governor Haidar Irshid that his people believe that Hamas and Islamic Jihad have created a sense of balance between the powers of Israelis and Palestinians; Competition between Hamas and Islamic Jihad to produce the most bombers.
ACCESSION #
5107613

 

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