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Special Assignment (Israeli Arabs) #111980

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 21, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Galilee, Israel: Bill Blakemore) Israeli Arabs, citizens living in Israel, featured; details given, scenes shown of Nazareth. [Israeli Arab Ahmed ABBAS - (thru translator) shows where family used to live in Palestine.] Leveling of Palestinian towns by Israel reported; map shown. [Nazareth school administration Johnny JAHSHAN - says Israel confiscates Arab lands.] Conds. facing Arab Israelis detailed. Beginnings of interaction between Israeli Jews and Arabs noted; scenes shown; symbolism of local cactus plants detailed.

Blakemore, Bill;
Jennings, Peter

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