TITLE

COURTING DAMASCUS

PUB. DATE
July 1994
SOURCE
New Republic;7/4/94, Vol. 211 Issue 1, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Calls for the Israeli government to prioritize the peace negotiations with Palestine before engaging in diplomatic negotiation with Syria as of 1994. Concerns about the threat of jihad by Palestinian leader Yasir Arafat; Comment on the response of Israel to its insecurities about events in the West Bank; Reason behind the focus of Israel on security issues in the Golan Heights; Argument against the response of Syria to the phased withdrawal of Israel from the Golan Heights offered by Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin.
ACCESSION #
9406287775

 

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