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Middle East / Hostage Crisis / Diplomacy #570518

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 05, 1989
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(Studio: Maria Shriver) Report introduced.

(Tel Aviv, Israel: Martin Fletcher) Diplomatic maneuvering in Middle East over hostage negotiations featured; details given of stmts. from UN rep., pro-Iranian Shiite Hizballah faction and Israel about proposed deals. [UN special envoy Marrack GOULDING - comments on hostages.] [Israeli foreign ministry spokesperson Avi PAZNER - reviews recent stmts.] Proposed swap by Israel of Shiite and Palestinian prisoners for Hizballah's Western hostages reviewed; details given of problem of release of three Israelis from Lebanon.

Fletcher, Martin;
Shriver, Maria

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