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Mideast #441106

NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 16, 1968
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(Studio) Israeli, Jordanian troops clash near Allenby Bridge. Jordan says Iraq may send Jordan aid. Guerrilla activity noted.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Jordan) El Fatah querrillas featured. Film shown of guerrilla training in Jordan. El Fatah motto quoted, with regard to regaining of Palestine. One trainee killed in training. Film shown. Want another all-out war. King Hussein position noted. Yassir Arafat leader of El Fatah. Arafat hdq. visited. [El Fatah Abu Ammar ARAFAT - feels certain of United States allegiance, because guerrillas' cause is just and fair.] Boys trained for long fight ahead. Children come from refugee camp.
REPORTER: Wilson Hall

Hall, Wilson;
Huntley, Chet

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