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Israel / Iraq / United Nations #72161

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 15, 1981
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(Studio) United States and Israel reported differing over whether Israel was justified in attacking Iraqi nuclear reactor.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Reagan administration's questioning of Israeli Premier Menahem Begin's claim that reactor posed a life or death threat defined. Reports that France took safeguards to insure that Iraq wouldn't make bombs from reactor noted. Other details given. CBS film from "Face the Nation" shown. [BEGIN - says information came from reliable sources.] Admin. representatives' chgs. that Israeli information incorrect noted.
REPORTER: John Scali

(Tel Aviv, Israel) Israeli spokesperson reported saying there's no doubt about the veracity of their intelligence information
REPORTER: Bill Seamans

(Studio) Report on UN.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(NYC) France, who supplied the reactor to Iraq, reported calling upon Israel to make reparations to Iraq. United Nations Security Council debates on matter for third day described.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Story recapped at end of broadcast
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Reynolds, Frank;
Scali, John;
Seamans, Bill

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