Hastings International and Comparative Law Review


After a lengthy impasse in the peace process between Israel and the Palestinian Authority, a series of several agreements designed to foster peace led to the Wye River Memorandum. This agreement, negotiated in conjunction with President Clinton, established concrete steps for each side to take in reaching lasting peace. This Article analyzes the Wye River Memorandum in the context of the legal and political controversies surrounding its adoption and implementation. Additionally, this Article includes a postscript that addresses the recent Al-Aqsa Intifada.