New masters, old habits

Album, Andrew
April 1997
Middle East;Apr97, Issue 266, p10
Reports on human rights abuses allegedly committed by Palestine Liberation Organization chairman Yasir Arafat and his security forces against Israelis on the West Bank and Gaza after Israeli withdrawal from Hebron. Centralization of power; Neutralization of potential opponents; Suppression of the Palestinian press and human rights organizations; Adoption of torture techniques to suppress suspects.


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