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Middle East / Israelis vs. Palestinians / Violence / Road Map to Peace #735979

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 21, 2003
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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(Tel Aviv: Tom Fenton) The Israeli retaliation against the Palestinians for the Jerusalem bus bombing and Palestinians’ call for vengeance featured; details given of the Israelis’ West Bank raid that killed Hamas spokesman Abu Shanab; scenes shown from the site of the raid and of Israeli tanks blowing up homes of suicide bombers in the West Bank. [Israeli Foreign Ministry Gideon MEIR†- says today Israel did what the Israeli people expect it to do.] [On the street, Arab MAN, Jewish MAN – express little hope for peace.]

(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(Washington: Jim Stewart) The White House response to the blow that the recent violence has dealt to the road map to peace featured; details given of the US belief that Palestinian Authority president Yasir Arafat is thwarting attempts to crack down on terrorism. [At the U.N., Secretary of State Colin POWELL – comments.] [Former US ambassador to Israel Martin INDYK†- says the Palestinian Authority must dismantle the infrastructure of terror.]

Roberts, John;
Fenton, Tom;
Stewart, Jim

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