THE SHARON VICTORY: THE OVERVIEW; SHARON EASILY OUSTS BARAK TO BECOME ISRAEL'S PREMIER; CALLS FOR A RECONCILIATION
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February 7, 2001, Wednesday
By DEBORAH SONTAG (NYT); Foreign Desk
Late Edition - Final, Section A, Page 1, Column 6, 1714 words
DISPLAYING FIRST 50 OF 1714 WORDS -Ariel Sharon, a burly 72-year-old hawk who heads a newly reinvigorated right wing, rode a wave of national anxiety to an overwhelming electoral victory on Tuesday as Israel's fifth prime minister in more than five years. Concluding a campaign held against a backdrop of the worst Israeli-Palestinian violence in...