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Espionage / Pollard Case #108373

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 04, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Jeanne Meserve) Sentences given convicted Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard and wife Anne Henderson Pollard and background to their convictions examined; details given, scenes shown. [US attorney Joseph DiGENOVA - cites seriousness of Pollard's national security breach.] Info. given Israel by Pollard described. [Intelligence analyst James BAMFORD - questions info.'s ultimate destination.] [Representative Richard CHENEY - criticizes Israel's penetration of United States intelligence community.] (Artist: Aggie Whelan Kenny)

(Tel Aviv, Israel: Dean Reynolds) [Prime Min. Yitzhak SHAMIR - considers misunderstanding over.] [For. affairs and defense committee chairperson Abba EBAN - explains investigation here into Israel's role.] [Knesset mbr. Eliyahu BEN ELISSAR - notes Israel was caught red-handed by friends.] Promotions of Pollard's Israeli supvrs. Rafael Eitan and Colonel Aviem Sella cited; Sella recalled indicted in United States yesterday for espionage. [EBAN - considers Sella's promotion atrocious act of insensitivity.]

Jennings, Peter;
Meserve, Jeanne;
Reynolds, Dean

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