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Israel / Violence / Jerusalem / Gaza Strip #107043

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 20, 1987
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.

(Bethlehem, Israel: Dean Reynolds) Confrontations between Israelis and Palestinians in Gaza Strip and refugee camps north of Jerusalem reported; details given, scenes shown of unrest. Israeli cabinet reported supporting its military forces. [Israeli cabinet secretary Eliyakim RUBINSTEIN - claims Israel acts with restraint.] Protest march by Arabs in Sidon, Lebanon, shown. General strike reported called for tomorrow by Israeli Arabs. Results of clash in Bethlehem, Israel, shown. Pressure on mayor Elias Freij to curtail traditional holiday events here noted.

(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Call by Pope John Paul II for end of violence and end of injustice for Palestinians reported

Donaldson, Sam;
Reynolds, Dean

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