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US-United Nations / Arafat Ban / Palestinian Debate #559970

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 29, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) United Nations General Assembly reported postponing debate re: Palestinian issue. PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat recalled denied visa to US. Debate mentioned possibly occurring in Geneva, Switzerland. United Nations legal spokesperson reported drafting resolution condemning United States for not issuing Arafat a visa. Secretary of State George Shultz and President-elect George Bush quoted.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw, DC: Chris Wallace) Admin. and international criticism of Shultz's inflexibility discussed. Impact of situation upon Bush administration predicted.

Brokaw, Tom

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