Saturday, March 19, 1983


Abu Jihad says 8 IDF prisoners of war will be released by PLO if Israel gives POW status to Palestinians held in Israeli prisons and at Ansar camp, PM Begin's office rejects proposal.

Political Responses:

Arab Governments: King Hussein, in London, says he will meet with Arafat in coming week, there is not much time before formidable obstacles are created in the path of any move towards peace, American credibility is passing through a difficult test; Habib meets Hussein to report on recent visits of Israeli and Lebanese delegations to Washington.