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Israeli-Occupied Territories / Gulf Crisis and The Palestinians #130428

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 23, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Funding of PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) by Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates recalled; PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat noted now backing Iraq.

(Tel Aviv: Dean Reynolds) Impact of Persian Gulf crisis on Palestinians in Israel featured; scenes shown to illustrate Palestinian projects that are threatened due to absence of Kuwaiti funding. [Hospital director Dr. Adnan HAMAD - says we are worried.] [Palestinian who left Kuwait Ziad MUSA - says Palestinians lost jobs in Kuwait and there are no jobs here.] Waning of Palestinian support for Iraq now that the high cost of supporting Hussein is becoming clearer noted.

Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Dean

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