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NBC Evening News for Monday, Jan 04, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Kalkilya, Israel: Martin Fletcher) Israel's expulsion of Palestinian protesters discussed. [Deportee's father Abdallah JABARA - (thru translator) says son had nothing to do with protest.] Jabara's record as PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader reviewed; scenes shown. [JABARA - (thru translator) states family proud of son.] Jabril Rajub's situation discussed. [Sister Miriam RAJUB - denies bro. is terrorist.] Palestinian lawyers and United States State Department noted challenging Israel deportation of Palestinians. [Israeli army spokesperson Ranaan GISSIN - defends Israeli position.] Israeli hopes in containing resistance through deportation of leaders discussed. [Palestinian youth Firas EL-KHAIRY - declares deportation will make matters worse.] Deportation critics quoted.

Brokaw, Tom;
Fletcher, Martin

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