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Arafat and the Palestine Liberation Organization

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arafat, Yasir, 1929-,
  • Arafat, Yasir, 1929-,
  • Munaẓẓamat al-Taḥrīr al-Filasṭīnīyah.,
  • Palestinian Arabs -- Biography.,
  • Jewish-Arab relations.,
  • Arab-Israeli conflict.,
  • Palestinian Arabs -- Biography.,
  • Jewish-Arab relations.

  • About the Edition

    Examines the life and career of Yasir Arafat and his leadership of the Palestinian Liberation Organization and outlines the history of the Arab-Israeli struggle.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-170) and index.

    StatementDiana Reische.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS119.7.A6785 R45 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1885802M
    ISBN 100531110001
    LC Control Number90046868

    The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) is a complex movement, which stumbles from one setback to another. and doctrines from their inception in the late s to the events of culminating in the Rabin-Arafat handshake on the White House lawn. His book aims to offer a general account of the organization’s history and politics. RONEN BERGMAN: Yes, it dates back to , shortly after Arafat was appointed not just the chief of Fatah, but the chief of the umbrella organization called the PLO, the Palestinian Liberation.


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Arafat and the Palestine Liberation Organization by Diana L. Reische Download PDF EPUB FB2

This brief book that includes excerpts from the Palestinian National Covenant, footnotes, and a bibliography can only begin to introduce readers to this complex man and to the PLO. Alan Hart's Arafat: Terrorist or Peacemaker. (Olive Branch Pr, ) will give them more in-depth information.

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Jilian Becker's book is not new, it is frombut still a good, and I would say, necessary read. She counters some popular beliefs about the origin of the conflict in the Middle East, about the role of the PLO and the various terrorist groups that partly rivaled with the Cited by: 6.

Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) Since that time it has declared itself the representative of the Palestinian people and their nationalist aspirations. The PLO has operated primarily as an umbrella organization for six Palestinian groups, most prominently, Yasser Arafat’s Fatah group.

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When the Palestinian Authorit y drafted the Palestine Liberation Organization Draft constitution on Decemberthe Articles 2 and 3 had much about the state of membership in the organization. The military operation — the targeted assassination of Yasir Arafat, chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization and enemy of the state of Author: Ronen Bergman.

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(L-R) Palestine Liberation Organization leader Yasser Arafat, Algerian President Chadli Bendjedid, and Palestinian National Council President Sheikh Abdel Hamid As-Sayeh hold hands at the 19th session of the Palestinian National Council.

Palestine Liberation Organization leader Yasser Arafat clasps his arms over his head as he addresses the United Nations General Assembly Nov.

13, ASSOCIATED PRESS During his term as Israel's defense minister, Ariel Sharon ordered the Israeli army to shoot down a passengers plane if it was confirmed that Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat. Address by Mr. Yasser Arafat, chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization, 29th Session, United Nations General Assembly, Novem by Yasir Arafat (Book).

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Arafat was chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization at the time. The names of Yasser Arafat and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) have become both highly controversial and intertwined.

But despite their wide currency, they remain to many in the West Author: Helena Cobban. As Ghanem documents, Arafat’s actions and decisions as chairman of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) () and as president of the Palestinian Authority () served not only to consolidate his rule, but were directly responsible for the current crisis in the Palestinian national movement and.

The New York Times published an extract from the book on Tuesday. According to Bergmen, when former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon was defense minister, he ordered the Israeli army to shoot down a passenger plane Arafat was thought to be on.

Arafat was chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization at the time. It was not just that Yasser Arafat, the leader of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), rejected proposals in Julybut he also said no to U.S. President Bill Clinton’s parameters. Yasser Arafat was founder and leader of the Fatah political party and later the chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization and president of the Palestinian National spent the majority of his life dedicated to fighting Israel though he was also involved in skirmishes between Palestinians and Jordanian and Lebanese forces at different times.

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This book provides a thorough and systematic analysis of the historical events which culminated in the creation of the Palestine Liberation Organization. It begins with an introduction to key people, places, and events in the history of the PLO that includes the organization's creation and ideological foundations, its support base, financial.

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