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United Nations-US / Arafat Ban #319155

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 30, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather ) United Nations reported condemning President Reagan's refusal to approve of PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat's request to address United Nations General Assembly in NYC. Report introduced.

(DC: Bill Plante) Israel noted only United Nations delegation to vote against resolution. [Greek delegate ROUCOUNAS - votes against US.] United Nations reported moving General Assembly's Palestine debate to Geneva, Switzerland. [On "Worldnet", Secretary of State George SHULTZ - defends United States position by referring to Arafat's relations with Achille Lauro hijacker Mohammed Abul Abbas.] Reagan noted supporting Shultz.

Reporter(s):
Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:20

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