NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 08, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Palestinians reported shot by Israeli troops in West Bank, Israel. United Nations officials quoted regarding Palestinian teenager who was beaten to death. Report introduced.
(Tel Aviv, Israel: Stephen Frazier) Palestinian mother shown mourning son's death in Gaza, Israel. [WOMAN - (thru translator) describes how soldiers broke into home and beat son to death.] Body of Iyad Aqel mentioned found hrs. later. Army noted denying any beatings. United Nations spokesperson quoted. Recent upsurge in violence discussed; details given, scenes shown of troubles in Jerusalem. Oil barrel wall shown being built around community to ensure curfew observance. [American fact-finding delegation member Antonio RODRIGO - condemns Israel's oppressive measures.] Death toll given. Israeli army's stance outlined.