Review of the Year (2000) in Foreign Countries: Israel

By Peter Hirschberg

American Jewish Committee (AJC), Jewish Publication Society (JPS), 2000

Ehud Barak won a landslide victory over Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Israel's 1999 elections. Barak reignited the peace process with the Palestinians and participated in talks with Syrian foreign minister Farouk al-Shara. Unemployment and coalition crises put pressure on Barak. Battles over religion and state as well as over religious pluralism continued.

Topic: Sports, Elections, Diplomacy, Israeli-Arab Relations, Demography, Israeli-Palestinian Relations, Politics, Political Behavior, Arab-Israeli Relations, Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, Religion and State, Violence, Statehood, Economy, Religion, Voting, Peace, Government

Name of Publication: American Jewish Year Book

Editor: Grossman, Lawrence , Singer, David

Volume/Issue: Vol. 100

Page Number(s): 427-483

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Israel

Language: English

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Hirschberg, Peter. Review of the Year (2000) in Foreign Countries: Israel. American Jewish Year Book. American Jewish Committee (AJC),Jewish Publication Society (JPS). 2000: 427-483.


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