• Short Summary

    KACH (JEWISH DEFENSE LEAGUE) LEADER RABBI MEIR KAHANE IS STILL AWAITING A VERDICT IN HIS TRIAL ON CHARGES OF INCITEMENT TO RIOT. THE CHARGES STEM FROM HIS APPEARANCE IN THE W. BANK OWN OF RAMALLAH 28 APR. HE AND HIS SUPPORTERS HECKLED A MEETING ATTENDED BY THE MAYORS OF RAMALLAH AND AL BIRAH AND A GROUP OF ARAB WOMEN. THEY ENTERED THE TOWN AGAINST ARMY ORDER. A DISTURBANCE FOLLOWED. KAHANE'S RIGHT HAND MAN, YOSSI DAYAN, IS ALSO CHARGED. IN ADDITION TO THESE CHARGES, KAHANE IS NOW BEING HELD WITHOUT CHARGE UNDER ADMINISTRATIVE DETENTION BY MILITARY AUTHORITIES IN CONNECTION WITH AN ALLEGED PLOT TO BOMB AL AQSA MOSQUE. KAHANE HAS SAID THE IDEA WAS A GOOD ONE BUT NOT HIS.

  • Description

    MILITARY COURTHOUSE, ARRIVAL KAHANE, ARRIVAL YOSSI DAYAN, ARRIVAL WITNESS IBRAHIM TAWIL, (MAYOR OF AL BIRAH) WHO SAYS HE TESTIFYING UNDER PROTEST, KAHANE INSIDE COURTROOM TALKING WITH FRIEND, KAHANE AFTER TRIAL ACCUSING GOVT OF TRYING TO KEEP HIM OUT OF ACTION WITH FIVE DIFFERENT LEGAL ACTIONS, ADMITTING CHARGES BUT DENYING THEY ARE ILLEGAL. SAYS SHOULD GET MEDAL FOR DECLARING IN RAMALLAH THAT THERE IS NO PALESTINE, NOT BE CHARGED WITH INCITEMENT. SAYS QUIET IN RECENT MONTH RESULT OF BOMBING ARAB MAYORS. SAYS ONLY WAY TO KEEP ARABS QUIET IS TO BOMB THEM.





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    Background: KACH (JEWISH DEFENSE LEAGUE) LEADER RABBI MEIR KAHANE IS STILL AWAITING A VERDICT IN HIS TRIAL ON CHARGES OF INCITEMENT TO RIOT. THE CHARGES STEM FROM HIS APPEARANCE IN THE W. BANK OWN OF RAMALLAH 28 APR. HE AND HIS SUPPORTERS HECKLED A MEETING ATTENDED BY THE MAYORS OF RAMALLAH AND AL BIRAH AND A GROUP OF ARAB WOMEN. THEY ENTERED THE TOWN AGAINST ARMY ORDER. A DISTURBANCE FOLLOWED. KAHANE'S RIGHT HAND MAN, YOSSI DAYAN, IS ALSO CHARGED. IN ADDITION TO THESE CHARGES, KAHANE IS NOW BEING HELD WITHOUT CHARGE UNDER ADMINISTRATIVE DETENTION BY MILITARY AUTHORITIES IN CONNECTION WITH AN ALLEGED PLOT TO BOMB AL AQSA MOSQUE. KAHANE HAS SAID THE IDEA WAS A GOOD ONE BUT NOT HIS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2MCI72Z52BMOKXE1UE8XC0HTC
    Media URN:
    VLVA2MCI72Z52BMOKXE1UE8XC0HTC
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/07/1980
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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