The Canadian Press

2000-04-11 | Quebec Palestinians

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Quebec Premier Lucien Bouchard distanced himself from remarks made by Prime Minister Jean Chretien. The PM said Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat should use a unilateral declaration of independence as a bargaining chip in negotiations with Israel. Bouchard downplayed any connection between Chretien's remarks and Quebec sovereignty.

Date: 2000-04-11
Placeline: MONTREAL, Quebec.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 27 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I cannot make a direct links of what he said to our political situation because I think that those were off the cuff remarks which put put all of us in that embarrassment it's very embarrassing to see that our prime minister was able to do know this please the two people love that of Palestine and Israel >>