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Mideast / Fighting / Peace Plan / Reactions #10870

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 25, 1970
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(Studio) Mideast fighting fierce; United States announces peace plan, no comment on jet sale to Israel.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) [Secretary of State William ROGERS - wants Mideast negotiations; won't give pol. details.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(DC) 90 day cease-fire and military build-up halt proposed; United Arab Republic couldn't install SAM's; Arabs must acknowledge Israeli borders; Israel must leave all occupied territory; United States has assured Israel enough jets when needed.
REPORTER: John Scali

(Studio) Israeli Ambassador to United States in Israel for consultation.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Beirut, Lebanon) Arabs lulled by United States jet sale delay, pleased at proposed peace plan; commandos oppose American plan, won't recognize Jewish state; guerrillas appeal to masses to oppose United States plan.
REPORTER: John Rolfson

(Studio) United Arab Republic President Gamal Abdel Nasser scorns American initiative, demands Israel withdraw from Golan Heights; says Egyptian Army ready to fight; many Soviet planes arriving; Israel prepares for anything.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Israel) Self-propelled guns shown; French gun on American-made Sherman tank; guns mobile and powerful.
REPORTER: Russell Jones

(Studio) Israeli jets attack Syria; artillery battle on Golan Heights; Syrian tanks and guns massing on Israeli border.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Jones, Russell;
Reynolds, Frank;
Rolfson, John;
Scali, John

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