NO. 32

9 MAY 1994

The Political Scene

Israel and the PLO have finally signed their agreement on Israel's withdrawalfrom Gaza and Jericho, although it was something of an anticlimax when the PLO'sfirst move was to ask the Israelis to delay their withdrawal while it gets itsact together. The future of the Israeli-PLO Declaration of Principles - and veryprobably of the peace process as a whole - will now be determined by whathappens in Gaza and Jericho. Syria has rejected an Israeli...