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Israel / Violence / United Nations Report #558865

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jan 22, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) United Nations reported asserting Israel used excessive force when quelling Palestinian unrest. Palestinian death toll given. Protests reported. Part of Arab E. Jerusalem mentioned placed under curfew. Report introduced.

(Nablus, Israel: Martin Fletcher) Israeli water cannons shown spraying Palestinian rioters. Foam noted failing to suppress protest. Israeli soldier quoted; details given, scenes shown. Israeli troops shown ordering bystander to park Mercedes-Benz, stand on car and order Palestinians to stop riot. Troops shown searching hses.; soldiers' question translation.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Fletcher, Martin
Duration:
00:02:30

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