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Mideast Developments / Israel #58414

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 13, 1979
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(Studio) Possible treaty-signing process involving DC, Jerusalem and Cairo detailed.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Jerusalem, Israel) Anticipated events in Israel with regard to cabinet and Knesset's debate on proposals accepted by Menahem Begin, discussed; film shown. [Knesset member Yitzhak RABIN - comments; Palestinian autonomy issue on w. bank and in Gaza Strip mentioned.] Demonstrations in Ramallah, w bank, protesting treaty reported, shown; PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) mentioned. Rocket attack on Israeli town in Golan Heights detailed; attack, said to be by PLO, noted to come from Lebanon. Film shown. Israeli response to possible treaty cited. [WOMAN - comments.]
REPORTER: Bill Seamans

(Beirut, Lebanon) Palestinian rallies noted; official quoted. Yasir Arafat presence at one rally reported, shown. Position of Arafat's group, Fatah, detailed. Iranian situation mentioned. Arafat's response to Egypt-Israel peace treaty outlined.
REPORTER: Jerry King

(Studio) Special report tonight, "Mideast Peace: The Carter Gamble", announced.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

King, Jerry;
Reynolds, Frank;
Seamans, Bill

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