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Middle East / Meeting / Israeli Elec. #112524

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 23, 1988
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Mtg. of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat and Iraqi President Saddam Hussein reported; details given, scenes shown from Iraq. Report introduced.

(Tel Aviv, Israel: Dean Reynolds) Debate between two major party cands. in Israel's election reported; scenes shown from Israeli TV. Stmt. from Jordan's King Hussein on "Nightline" in which he expressed support for Israeli foreign min. Shimon Peres in election and said election of Israeli Prime Min. Yitzhak Shamir would be disaster recalled; responses of Shamir and Peres detailed. Mtg. of Arafat and Hussein at wkend. summit shown. [Likud candidate for Knesset Tzahi HANEGBI - doubts debate will change anyone's mind.]

Donaldson, Sam;
Reynolds, Dean

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