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Israel / Violence / Gaza Strip #554144

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 15, 1987
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Gaza, Israel: Martin Fletcher) Continuing violence reported in Gaza Strip, Israel; scenes shown. Israel army official quoted. No. of dead and wounded Palestinians cited. Gaza Strip's occupied history reviewed; scenes shown. [Attorney Jonathan KUTTAB - says Palestinians are fearless in getting message across.] Palestinian youths shown confronting Israeli soldiers. [UN official Bernard MILLS - discusses disastrous situation.] Israeli government's reports noted conflicting with actual events. Univ. students shown carrying PLO flag and calling for independent state. [KUTTAB - suddenly hit Palestinians that Israelis don't intend to leave.] Former Israeli defense minister Ariel Sharon shown moving into Arab E. Jerusalem apt.; details given, scenes shown. Palestinian frustration reported increase

Brokaw, Tom;
Fletcher, Martin

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