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    Close Up Roadsign to Ramallah
    1 ft

    General Shots armoured vehicles driving in the streets and soldiers trying to put out blazing tyre in the street enter vehicle again and drive off
    40 ft

    46 ft

    Semi View Ezer Weizman addressing soldiers in the field
    48 ft

    Close Up Weizman speaks
    58 ft

    60 ft

    Various General Views tanks on country road and entering village
    72 ft

    Semi View white flag flying from top of building pan down to village and poster pasted on walls
    80 ft

    Semi Views tanks and soldier positioned on building
    86 ft

    Semi View pan across bay to wrecked house
    92 ft

    Semi View old woman dressed in black seated on ground pull back and pan across to debris and wrecked building
    100 ft

    Close Up roadsign
    112 ft

    General panning shot buildings and wrecked car sign post to Kounine one way and Tiri the other More soldiers with vehicles and injured man being attended to
    136 ft

    Semi View Male inhabitant of village speaks
    175 ft

    Semi View White flag flying
    178 ft

    "They came to us tonight and asked us to come in and that was the first development because it might be the opening to all the villagers to push out terrorists so that area would become again quiet".

    "At morning we were afraid from Israeli troops but we together made a party and went at them and later home carrying their white flags in order to come to our country".

    Reporter: "So you invited the Israeli troops in?

    Man: "Yes".

    Reporter: "Why did you do that?

    Man: "Because we were afraid they were thinking that Palestinians are here and we want to tell them that they are not".

    Reporter: "Are you happy that the Israeli troops are here?

    Man: "I'm happy".

    Reporter: "Why".

    Man: "Because they are keeping the peace in our country".

    Reporter: "Would you like the Israeli troops to stay here?

    Man: "Not more".

    Reporter: "How long would you like them to stay?

    Man: "To keep the peace and not to come back...

    Reporter: "If the Israelis ask for your help the people of the village in keeping the terrorists out, will you help them?"

    Man:"Yes, why not., we'll help".


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