• Short Summary

    There is widespread reaction in the Arab World to the proposals of Jordan's King Hussein for two partly-autonomous Jordanian states on both sides of the River Jordan.

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    There is widespread reaction in the Arab World to the proposals of Jordan's King Hussein for two partly-autonomous Jordanian states on both sides of the River Jordan.

    In Beirut on Wednesday (15 March) news of the proposals was carried by the newspapers, but there were no public demonstrations and there were only the usual crowds around the newspaper stands.

    Reaction from Palestinian Organisations was strong, however, and this film contains a statement from Mr. Bassam Zayed--a spokesman for the Popular Front for Liberation of Palestine--given to Visnews soon after the publication of the King's proposals.

    SYNOPSIS: There was relative quiet in the streets of Beirut on Wednesday when news of King Hussein's proposals for two partly autonomous states on both sides of the Jordan River was published.

    However, a spokesman for the Popular Front for Liberation of Palestine gave this view.....

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    Film ID:
    VLVA16K0ZXZGE1SBA0RCEXTPK0JK7
    Media URN:
    VLVA16K0ZXZGE1SBA0RCEXTPK0JK7
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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