Hostile Hebron

Shields, Todd
April 1994
U.S. News & World Report;4/25/94, Vol. 116 Issue 16, p14
Reports that international observers arriving in Hebron will find a city of deep divisions and hatreds--and doubts that the 160 soldiers can accomplish anything. Murder of 29 Muslims in a Hebron mosque in February 1994; Riots which have repeatedly swept the West Bank town; Foreign presence--the price Israel paid to restart talks with the Palestine Liberation Organization.


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