Is the PLO ready yet?

Shields, Todd; Makovsky, David
July 1994
U.S. News & World Report;7/4/94, Vol. 117 Issue 1, p49
Reports that after six weeks of Palestinian self-rule in the Gaza Strip and West Bank, popular support remains strong for Yassir Arafat and his Palestine Liberation Organization. But there is little to see in the way of tangible benefits. Fear that Arafat's rule will be chaotic and dictatorial; Need for him to abandon the life of a jet-set revolutionary and accept the more plodding role of conventional politician; More.


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