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Mideast #19732

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 15, 1972
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(Studio) King Hussein of Jordan proposes reorganization of kingdom with creation of semiautonomous Palestine state on Israeli occupied West bank of Jordan River
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Amman, Jordan) Jordanian leaders from E. and West banks gather to hear King's plan. [King HUSSEIN - calls for 1 people with 1 objective - to organize hone to guarantee rights of all.] Israelis have power, however, to refuse or grant plan.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Studio) Egypt and Syria accuse King of plotting to work out separate peace with Israel. Palestinian guerrilla leaders charge he plans to sell out their cause. Israeli P. Min. Golda Meir says plan throws up new obstacles to Mideast settlement.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Jennings, Peter;
Smith, Howard K.

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