A king on a tightrope

Chesnoff, Richard Z.
November 1993
U.S. News & World Report;11/8/93, Vol. 115 Issue 18, p55
Presents excerpts from a discussion with King Hussein of Jordan over his country's future and the prospects for peace between Israel and its Arabs neighbors. Democracy and Islamic extremism; Jordan and the Palestinians; Cooperation with Israel; The status of Jerusalem; Hussein's health.


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