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    A special Knesset session on the Munich Olympic murder of 11 Israeli team members was initiated by signatures of almost all the parties in the Knesset the very same day Mrs.

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    1.
    LS EXT Knesset building


    2.
    The speaker opens the session


    4.
    Mrs. Meir gets up and walks out


    5.
    Mrs. Meir arrives on rostrum and starts speech


    3.
    Various shots of the House getting up, the Speaker remembering the dead of Munich and the members sitting down


    6.
    Various shots of Mrs. Meir speaking and member listening marked photographically



    2 THERE ARE ROLL OF BEENS BETWEEN ROLLS # 1 & 2 ON TAPE


    1.
    Various more Mrs. Meir speaks


    2.
    Intercut:- Daughter of former US president Lyndon Johnson and her family in the visitors gallery (daughter in red blazer)


    3.
    Mrs. Meir ends speech and leaves


    4.
    Various shots of the first speaker of the opposition, Mr. Men???hem Begin, head of Gahal, the largest opposition party




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A special Knesset session on the Munich Olympic murder of 11 Israeli team members was initiated by signatures of almost all the parties in the Knesset the very same day Mrs. Meir made her first statement to the House. At that time, nine of the Israeli team members wee still held hostage by the terrorists. Now after the actuality of the crime is beginning to recede, the Israeli cabinet decided to try and establish the facts. In this win Mrs. Meir, who heard detailed reports on the Munich affair yesterday, at the weekly cabinet session, made a statement to the House which was followed by statement of all the factions. The Knesset is at the moment on summer recess.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA709GHD8N8YS8DZ1RLKVCYG0D2
    Media URN:
    VLVA709GHD8N8YS8DZ1RLKVCYG0D2
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/09/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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