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John Major on Sinn Fein visit to the USA

Title
John Major on Sinn Fein visit to the USA
Genre
News report; Press conference
TX Date
13 Mar 1995
Year of production
1995
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Duration
00:02:00
Description
Report on the Northern Ireland peace process. Includes press conference in Jerusalem with UK Prime Minister John Major during his trip to the Middle East. Major responds to questioning on why he is meeting PLO leader Yasser Arafat but is condemning US President Bill Clinton’s decision to host Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams in the USA. Martin Sims reports.
Contributors
John Major; Martin Sims
Keywords
USA; Politics; Northern Ireland; Terrorism; PLO; Great Britain; International relations; Sinn Fein; State visits; Peacebuilding; Jerusalem; Yasser Arafat; Gerry Adams; Bill Clinton; Washington

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