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US-Israel Relations / Manning Extradition Case #134933

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 28, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: John Martin) Legal case in which Israel will decide if a couple living in the Israeli-occupied territory and accused of murder in the United States will be extradited to the United States featured; details given of case involving Robert and Rochelle Manning, whose fingerprints were found on a bomb sent to a Los Angeles business executive in 1980 that killed her secretary Patricia Wilkerson. [Victim's daughter Pamela WILKERSON - says it is not a political murder.] State Department recalled finally reversing its policy allowing for the arrest of the Mannings at their West Bank home. [US postal inspector Michael AHERN - comments.] Robert Manning noted a suspect in other political murder cases; scenes shown.

Jennings, Peter;
Martin, John

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