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Middle East / US-PLO Relations / Reaction in US #113405

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 15, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(NYC: John McKenzie) Response of American Jews to United States decision to open dialogue with PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) featured; scenes shown from Brooklyn, NYC. [American JEWS - comment on US, Israel and Palestinians.] Newsletter statement from Jewish lobby, American-Israel Public Affairs Committee, detailed. [B'nai B'rith spokesperson Abraham FOXMAN, Conf. of President of Major American Jewish Orgs. president Morris ABRAM - wonder whether situation has really changed.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Dearborn, Michigan: Chris Bury) Response of American Palestinians to week's events featured; scenes shown. [Palestinian-Americans Terry AHWAL, Sylvia SAMAN, Said SAMHAT - comment on United States recognition of Palestine.] Issue of independent state for Palestinians noted. [Palestinian Aid Society Anan JABARA - offers caution.]

Bury, Chris;
Jennings, Peter;
McKenzie, John

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