Monday, December 9, 1991

Israel releases videotape interview of Shaykh 'Abd al-Karim 'Ubayd, Shiite cleric kidnapped by Israeli commandos in July 1989. Move seen as attempt to keep issue of Israel-Lebanese prisoner exchange alive after release of all American, British hostages. (WP 12/10)

IDF imposes curfew on 800,000 Palestinians in o.t. to prepare for demonstrations associated with fourth anniversary of intifada. (MM 12/10)