No. 19


The Political Scene

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has denied USclaims that Israels current burst of settlement activity violates commitmentsgiven at the time of the Wye agreement. In Iran, a motion to oust PresidentKhatamis liberal culture minister has been defeated in the Majlis.

US Criticizes Israeli Settlement Push

The contents of the letter sent by President Clinton toPalestinian Authority President Yasir ' Arafat last week have now been leaked,and on...