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    G/V group of women singing (3 shots)
    17 ft

    Sign on wall 'No to settlements movements, yes to PLO'

    Cut to another sign
    27 ft

    C/U woman to crowd
    35 ft

    C/U man in crowd, chanting
    38 ft

    Pull back to crowd clapping and chanting, with officials walking through (4 shots)
    70 ft

    G/V dias, officials speaking at microphone
    78 ft

    C/U man in crowd

    S/V same man getting up to speak
    80 ft

    S/V man speaking in Hebrew
    86 ft

    G/V crowd (2 shots)
    95 ft

    C/U woman in crowd wiping tears from her face
    104 ft

    G/V dias another speaker
    160 ft

    C/U man in crowd
    170 ft

    EXTERIOR: G/V building. Tilt down to people coming out, crowd round door
    183 ft

    G/V army jeep with soldiers driving away
    190 ft

    G/V streets (2 shots)
    210 ft

    G/V army post, barricade raised
    222 ft

    G/V observation post on wall
    230 ft

    S/V woman on road, pan to group of people waiting at road-block as woman crosses barrier (3 shots)
    242 ft

    C/U woman peering through iron bars at window of building - speaks to men inside
    251 ft

    C/U woman being interviewed by press (Mrs Chaba)
    309 ft

    G/V Barricade across road - crowd behind
    317 ft

    C/U Mrs Chaba
    323 ft

    S/V officials talking to reporters
    362 ft

    S/V second official speaking
    396 ft

    G/V group of people round barrier Pan round group of mayors
    416 ft

    C/U mayor listening to reporter, then answering
    496 ft

    S/V soldier walking to door of army post and going in
    505 ft

    another soldier running up and going in
    514 ft

    G/V men walking with briefcases
    528 ft

    C/U soldier and others going into building, door closes
    539 ft

    Tilt up to barbed wire on wall
    545 ft

    S/V soldier walking towards door and going in
    553 ft

    G/V group of mayors
    562 ft

    Tilt up wall to barbed wire and lights (3 shots)
    574 ft

    G/V woman with umbrella going to door
    580 ft

    TRANSCRIPT: SPEAKER: ... announce that they will not withdraw their resignations unless Mr Chaba (phonetic) is back in office. They are confirming their position which is unchangeable ...

    ... meeting today are going now in protest march to Ramaneh prison to attend ... protest meeting while the committee are dealing with Mr Chaba's case

    REPORTER: Are you still on hunger strike?

    WOMAN: Yes, we take drink only

    REPORTER: How do you feel?

    WOMAN: Well

    REPORTER: and your husband?

    WOMAN: No, my husband's health is very bad. He lost eleven kilos up till yesterday

    REPORTER: Are you going to stop Mr Chaba, to stop his hunger strike?

    WOMAN: No he has refused to stop

    REPORTER: Are you aware that this is the first time that natives of the West Bank are protesting politically in Israel itself?

    OFFICIAL: No this is not the first time ... (much of speech is indistinct)

    2nd OFFICIAL: ... he is a man of peace, working for peace and so that is why we came here, all of us, all the mayors, and the women's organisations ... Mr Chaba will be deported and I won't mind ...

    REPORTER: Did you get any suggestion that Mr Chaba will not be deported ...

    MAYOR: ... this never happened. This is the first time I have heard of it .. actually the PLO represents us. It is recognised as the representative of Palestinians .. the only source we would accept the suggestion from in the PLO.


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