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Middle East / Jerusalem Market Bombing #619592

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 30, 1997
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Jerusalem: Richard Roth) The explosion of two suicide bombs in a crowded Jerusalem vegetable market reported; scenes shown of the bodies and destruction. [American BOY, grandmother Alice HOWARD, ISRAELIS - comment on the terrorist incident.] [Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin NETANYAHU - says he wants action.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Announcement that United States envoy Dennis Ross will postpone his trip to the scheduled Middle East peace talks noted and the White House reaction to the explosions featured. [CLINTON - condemns the bombing.] The Middle East peace process reviewed; scenes shown of the historic handshake between Arafat and Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and from the many bombings. [Middle East expert Richard HAASS - comments on the calculated attacks to prevent peace.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Roth, Richard

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