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Middle East / West Bank / Palestinian Prisoner Treatment #168444

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 03, 1996
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(Studio: Deborah Roberts) Report introduced.

(No location given: Linda Pattillo) The criticism in the Middle East of the treatment of Palestinians by Palestinian police examined in light of the death of Mahmoud Jumayal while in a Palestinian prison in Nablus, West Bank. [Human rights activist Hader SHUKARAIT - comments on human rights.] The erosion of local support for the Palestinian police reviewed; scenes shown of incidents in which police fired on demonstrators. [Mohamed HASSEM - (thru translator) describes being beaten.]

Pattillo, Linda;
Roberts, Deborah

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