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Mideast / United States / USSR #11217

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 21, 1970
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(Studio) United Arab Republic charges American pilot captured when Israeli jet downed; Israel reports man born in US, now Israeli citizen 9 years; Egypt says 20,000 Americans now in Israel; Cairo, United Arab Republic newspaper downgrades United States Mideast peace proposal.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) United Arab Republic President Gamal Abdel Nasser may accept 90 day cease-fire asked by US; Israel rejects cease-fire, would let United Arab Republic move SAM's; USSR may support plan to avoid major confrontation.
REPORTER: John Scali

(Studio) Defense Secretary Melvin Laird says United States will do what necessary to maintain Mideast power balance.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Reynolds, Frank;
Scali, John

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