TITLE

Confession time in Israel

PUB. DATE
March 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;3/21/94, Vol. 116 Issue 11, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Israel's commission of inquiry into the Hebron massacre. How the testimony went beyond candid to startling--and possibly damaging to Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin's government; Absence of guards from their posts at the Ibrahimi mosque; Orders given to security forces; Lack of plans for the possibility of terrorism.
ACCESSION #
9403167506

 

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