NBC Evening News for Sunday, May 25, 2003
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(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.
(Tel Aviv: Martin Fletcher) The Israeli cabinet's acceptance of the US road map for peace that includes a future Palestinian state featured; details given of Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's changed position; scenes shown of demonstrations for & against the road map. [Israeli cabinet member Uzi LANDAU- opposes the road map.] [Political analyst Shimon SCHIFFER- says Sharon accepted under heavy pressure from the US.] [Israeli settlers' spokesman Shaul GOLDSTEIN- says Israel is committing suicide.] [Peace activist Silvia PITERMAN, Palestinian parliament member Ziad ABU SAYYAD- offer a views on the Israeli-Palestinian problem.]
(Studio: John Seigenthaler) President Bush's plans to visit the Middle East noted.