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Middle East / Peace Talks / Syrian Jews / Palestinians #140901

ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 27, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(State Department: John McWethy) Opening of another round of Middle East peace talks in Washington, DC, featured; details given of announcement by Syria easing restrictions on the Jews living there. [State Department spokeswoman Margaret TUTWILER - makes announcement of Syria's lifting of discriminatory restrictions against its Jews.] [Israeli deputy foreign minister Benjamin NETANYAHU - calls it a positive development.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Tel Aviv: Dean Reynolds) Israeli proposal that Palestinians living in the occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip be given the chance to elect some representatives examined. [Palestinian spokesperson Hanan ASHRAWI - comments.] Palestinian counterproposal for taking over power from the Israelis mentioned. Importance of actual negotiations between Israelis and Palestinians noted.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John;
Reynolds, Dean
Duration:
00:03:20

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