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The Global Politics of Palestinian Liberation, 1967-75
Wed, November 20, 2013 • 4:00 PM • GAR 4.100
POLICY LECTURE SERIES
presents Dr. Paul Chamberlin
"The Global Politics of Palestinian Liberation, 1967-75"
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 4-6 PM
Between 1967 and 1975 the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) burst onto the world stage and transformed the contours of the Arab-Israeli dispute. By casting itself as a national liberation movement and forging ties to other revolutionary groups around the Third World, the PLO won international attention and diplomatic support. However, the PLO's political victories in the international arena ran headlong into U.S. and Israeli efforts to contain the revolutionary organization on the ground.