The Sticking Point

August 1977
National Review;8/5/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 30, p865
The article comments on the negotiations between United States president Jimmy Carter and Israeli prime minister Menachem Begin on the Arab-Israeli conflict. It tells of the decision of Carter to place the problem in its entirety before a reconvened session of the Geneva conference. It states the necessary preliminaries to a general conference. It mentions a special feature of the Jerusalem issue.


Related Articles

  • Facing the Ugly Truth: Or How to Be Popular. Eidelberg, Paul // Maccabean;Oct2009, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p4 

    The article presents the author's criticisms of Israeli prime ministers who have made an art form of concealing the truth. He considers concealment as a form of dictatorship as shown by the decision of former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon to nullify the February 2003 election without public of...

  • Begin, the Winner. Kondracke, Morton // New Republic;12/24/77, Vol. 177 Issue 26/27, p11 

    Focuses on political developments in Israel under Menahem Begin, Prime Minister of Israel. Statement that he stands on the verge of achieving all the main goals of Israeli diplomacy, a peace with Egypt, elimination of an Arab military threat against Israel, continued rich support from the U.S.,...

  • 'Time' Against Israel. Isaac, Rael Jean // New Republic;10/18/80, Vol. 183 Issue 16, p18 

    Presents the author's views on the coverage of Arab-Israel conflict by the journal "Time." Blames put by the journal on the Israeli government; Criticism of Menachem Begin, Prime Minister of Israel by the journal; Information on the coverage of Egypt President Anwar Sadat's visit to Jerusalem by...

  • Strange Way To Seek Peace Israel builds yet another settlement on Arab land.  // Time;6/25/1979, Vol. 113 Issue 26, p36 

    Information about the session of the Israeli Knesset in Israel is presented. It highlighted the debate about the Cabinet's decision to establish a new Jewish settlement at Elton Moreh on the occupied West Bank. It featured Labor Party Chairman Shimon Perez attacking Premier Menachem Begin's...

  • A Rebel with a Cause: Hillel Kook, Begin and Jabotinsky's Ideological Legacy. Kaplan, Eran // Israel Studies;Fall2005, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p87 

    This article informs that in May 1946, at the height of the Zionist struggle against the British in Palestine, Menachem Begin, the commander of the Irgun, sent a letter to Hillel Kook--the Irgun's maverick activist in the United States. At the beginning of the letter, Begin thanked Kook, "for...

  • A Time for Decision.  // America;8/27/1977, Vol. 137 Issue 5, p90 

    The article discusses Middle East issues and the U.S.'s role in mediating the conflict. It lists various problems in the Middle East such as the decision of the newly-elected Minister of Israel Menahem Begin to build settlements in the Arab West Bank, human rights violations in occupied...

  • Mr. Begin's "Peace in Galilee.".  // America;6/19/1982, Vol. 146 Issue 24, p470 

    The author expresses an opinion on Israel's invasion of Lebanon on June 6, 1982. According to the author, this aggression displayed strong singleness of purpose so characteristic of the Government of Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin. The author also says that the convictions in the United...

  • Public Protest in Israel.  // America;10/9/1982, Vol. 147 Issue 10, p183 

    The author reflects on the public protest against Prime Minister Menachem Begin which was considered as the biggest mass demonstration in the history of West Beirut, Lebanon. An overview of the rally participated by a number of Palestinians is offered. He comments on the complicity of murders to...

  • The Revisionist in Power. Syrkin, Marie // New Republic;4/22/78, Vol. 178 Issue 16, p20 

    Focuses on the views of American Zionists about the domestic and the foreign policies of Prime Minister of Israel, Menachem Begin with reference to political conditions in Israel. Danger that any Zionist opposition to the present government will be exploited by the anti-Israel cabal to undermine...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics