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Middle East / Israel-Syria Relations #1045405

CNN Evening News for Sunday, May 05, 2013
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(Studio: Don Lemon) Report introduced.

(Damascus: Frederik Pleitgen) Israel’s rocket attacks near Damascus reviewed; scenes shown of explosions; details given of Israel’s concern about Syria’s chemicals weapons stockpile as the civil war drags on and the belief that Syrian President Bashir al-Assad’s regime is trying to ship conventional weapons to Hizballah. [Witness Anna DEEB†- describes what happened.] [In CNN exclusive interview, Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal al MEKDAD†- claims it was an alliance between Al Qaeda, jihadism and Israel; calls it a declaration of war; says Israel will suffer the same.]

Lemon, Don;
Pleitgen, Frederik

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