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United Nations-US / Arafat Ban / Palestinian Debate #113168

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 29, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) United Nations reported postponing consideration of Palestinian question until debate can be moved to Geneva, Switzerland, so that PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat can speak. Report introduced.

(DC: John McWethy) Criticism of Secretary of State George Shultz's decision to bar Arafat from entering United States reported [SHULTZ - defends decision due to PLO link to terrorism.] Only Israel reported backing United States decision. [PLO spokesperson Farouq KADOUMI - (thru translator) says American policy is to reject peace.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John
Duration:
00:01:40

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