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Middle East / Arafat Funeral / Ramallah #771169

CNN Evening News for Friday, Nov 12, 2004
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) The funeral for Palestinian Authority president Yasir Arafat reviewed; scenes shown from Cairo, Egypt & of President Bush with British Prime Minister Tony Blair.

(Ramallah: John Vause) The final return to Ramallah for Arafat & the chaotic farewell he received featured; scenes shown of the crowds milling & firing into the air, the coffin being transported through the masses towards the burial site & lowered into the ground. How Israeli TV covered the funeral discussed.

Brown, Aaron;
Vause, John

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