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Mideast / West Bank Israeli Settlements #505068

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jun 09, 1979
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(Studio) New settlement by Israelis on West Bank near Nablus reported.

(Nablus, Israeli Occupied Territory) Demonstration by 3000 Israelis on West Bank protesting new Israeli settlement shown. Protest said organized by group called Peace Now. New settlement said called Elon Moreh. Settlement said created by Israeli cabinet for security reasons. Both Moshe Dayan and Ezer Weizman said to have opposed settlement. United States protest and Egyptian call for moratorium on settlements cited. [Agri. minister Ariel SHARON - defends right to settle.] Pol. pressure from Sharon and Gush Emunim cited as forcing Menahem Begin to permit new settlements.
REPORTER: Lee McCarthy

Hart, John;
McCarthy, Lee

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