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Middle East / Indep. Palestinian State #113002

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Nov 20, 1988
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Egypt and China reported recognizing new indep. Palestinian state located in Israeli-occupied territories. Report introduced.

(DC: Rick Inderfurth) Review of events concerning Palestinian state, Palestinian recognition of Israel's right to exist and Israel's response to dvts. featured; scenes shown. [Jordan's King HUSSEIN - says he believes PLO has gone as far it was asked to go.] Israeli Prime Min. Yitzhak Shamir noted calling PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) initiative irrelevant. [On "This Wk.", Shamir advisor Ehud OLMERT - criticizes Palestinian stmts.] [On "This Wk.", ex-NSC staffer William QUANDT - comments on Palestinian declaration.] [On "This Wk.", OLMERT, Palestinian representative Edward SAID - debate issue.] Scenes shown from E. Jerusalem. PLO leader Yasir Arafat noted planning to address United Nations about issue next month

Donaldson, Sam;
Inderfurth, Rick

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