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Dissidents In Israel #263663

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 01, 1979
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(Studio) Hijacking attempt by Soviet Jews 9 years ago recalled; report introduced.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Tel Aviv, Israel) Background of Soviet dissident Boris Penson, now in Israel, given. [INTERPRETER - notes Penson's disbelief at finally being in Israel.] Reunion of Eduard Kuznetsov and family, all convicted in hijacking attempt 9 years ago in USSR , reported [INTERPRETER - relays Kuznetsov's impressions of Israel.] Attendance by dissidents at Jerusalem celebration with regard to Israeli anniversary noted. Films shown.

Cronkite, Walter;
Simon, Bob

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