TITLE

Local Victory

AUTHOR(S)
HALEVI, YOSSI KLEIN
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
New Republic;5/5/2003, Vol. 228 Issue 17, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the outlook for normalization of relations between Israel and Iraq in a post-Saddam Hussein Middle East. View of Natan Sharansky, a participant in the Oslo peace process, who insisted that territorial concessions made by Israel be linked to Palestinian democratic reform; His opinion that Israel has experience in building democratic institutions and can help in the region; History of Israeli relations with Iraq; Idea that Israeli-Iraqi ties can be promoted through the Iraqi Jewish community in Israel and the diaspora; Outlook for an alliance with the Al Khoei Foundation, which represents millions of Shia around the world; Israel's fear of Iran and its nuclear program; Background on the Syrian-Iraqi military alliance that was a threat to Israel; Idea that American power in Iraq could have psychological consequences among Palestinian terrorists.
ACCESSION #
9611360

 

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