Arafat's Moment of Truth
Publication Date: January 2001
Publisher(s): National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership
Author(s): Michael Gottsegen
Series: CLAL Politics and Policy Archive
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: International Relations; Political Behavior; Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
In light of Barak, Netanyahu, and Sharon's positions on the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, the author argues that Arafat's moment of truth, if he wants to see the creation of a Palestinian state in his life time, is now, and he had better seize the opportunity to cut a deal with Barak.