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Middle East Peace Talks #424923

CNN Evening News for Friday, May 08, 1998
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(White House: John King) Attempt to get Middle East peace talks restarted reported; doubt about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu coming to Washington meeting mentioned; scenes shown at White House of President Clinton and in Jerusalem of United Nations envoy Dennis Ross speaking.

(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Report introduced.

(Jerusalem: Walter Rodgers) Security concerns on both sides of the Middle East talks addressed; scenes shown of Masada and surrounding area. [Israeli Minister Ariel SHARON - comments on giving up West Bank territory.] [NETANYAHU - explains importance of West Bank territories.] [Former peace negotiator Uri SAVIR - says security is not the biggest issue.]

King, John;
Rodgers, Walter;
Shaw, Bernard;
Woodruff, Judy

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