TROUBLE IN THE HOLY LAND:
Still calling for Israel's destruction
Arafat aide admits PLO Covenant never altered after Oslo Accords
Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat's foreign minister has acknowledged that the PLO National Covenant, with its many clauses calling for violence and the destruction of Israel, has never been changed, reports Dubai newspaper Al Bayan.
The paper quoted Foreign Minister Farouk Kaddoumi in an article earlier this week.
The 1993 Oslo accords required Arafat to remove those clauses from the National Covenant.
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