NO. 47

22 AUGUST 1994

The Political Scene

Hamas attacks on Israeli civilians have produced tough talk from Israeliofficials but do not appear to have had much impact on the negotiations with thePLO. Jordan and Israel have signed an odd agreement on Jordanian exports to theWest Bank. Both France and Sudan insist that no quid pro quo was involved in thedecision to extradite the Venezuelan terrorist Carlos to France.

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