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Armed Struggle and the Search for StateThe Palestinian National Movement, 1949-1993$
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Yezid Sayigh

Print publication date: 1999

Print ISBN-13: 9780198296430

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198296430.001.0001

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Rebirth of the Palestinian National Movement

Rebirth of the Palestinian National Movement

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(p.71) 3 Rebirth of the Palestinian National Movement
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Armed Struggle and the Search for State
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Yezid Sayigh

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198296430.003.0004

Arab Nationalists Movement (ANM) and the Palestinian National Liberation Movement were the most influential of the many clandestine groups that emerged among the scattered Palestinian communities in the years after 1948. The ANM saw the task of uniting Arab power as a necessary prerequisite for the liberation of Palestine. It threw itself into Arab politics, seeking the overthrow of governments considered hostile to the twin causes of Palestine and Arab unity. Furthermore, there was a sudden expansion of ANM membership which created new tensions within its ranks. The collapse of the union had dealt a major blow to Palestinian hopes that the war of liberation was near, and triggered a revision of previous assumptions by many believers in Nasir and pan-Arabism. It was against this background that a serious move started to create a separate, Palestinian branch within the ANM. Thus, Fateh had already fanned as an autonomous Palestinian organization.

Keywords:   Arab Nationalists Movement, Palestinian National Liberation Movement, Palestine, Nasir, Fateh

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