Beyond Hussein, more crucial Mideast changes?

Cobban, Helena
February 1999
Christian Science Monitor;2/11/99, Vol. 91 Issue 53, p9
Opinion. Suggests that as Middle Easterners try to figure the implications of King Abdullah II's abrupt succession to power in Jordan after the death of King Hussein, they also foresee a cascade of other momentous leadership changes throughout the region. Changes which may put into question a regional order that has relied on one-man rule; Mention of some of the region's leaders who are aging or in poor health; Forecasting.


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