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Israel / Terrorist Bombings / Hamas Crackdown #368679

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 05, 1996
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Reports introduced.

(Tel Aviv: Bob Simon) The crackdown by Israel against Hamas in the West Bank featured; scenes shown from funerals of those killed in the recent bombing and of the families of suicide bombing suspects being evicted from their homes. [Israeli foreign minister Ehud BARAK - says Hamas leaders will be arrested.] [STUDENT - says he is scared to walk the streets now.]

(West Bank: Mark Phillips) The resumption of roadblocks by Israel in the West Bank and PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat's warning to Hamas featured; scenes shown from Gaza, where the Palestinian people are afraid of reprisals. [West Bank RESIDENTS, Palestinian National Council Hanan ASHRAWI - blame both the Israeli government and the Hamas extremists.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) The sending of explosive-detection devices and other forms of aid by the United States to Israel in an effort to help curb the series of terrorist bombings reported. Iran said to be motivating the terror campaign.

Phillips, Mark;
Rather, Dan;
Simon, Bob

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