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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Jerusalem: Bob Simon) Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir reported winning vote of confidence for new right-wing coalition government; controversial religious elements detailed; scenes shown of parliament meeting and anti-government demonstration in Jerusalem. Ariel Sharon noted having responsibility of settling Soviet Jewish immigrants; labor party leader Shimon Peres quoted. Shamir's hope that United States will cut off PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) dialogue noted; PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) reported issuing new condemnation of attacks on civilians. State Department reaction reported. Scenes shown of demonstrations in Ramallah, West Bank. [Palestinian leader Sari NUSSEIBAH - comments on what to expect.] Israeli emissary noted expected to travel to Washington soon.
- Rather, Dan;
- Simon, Bob
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