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Nasser / Death / United Arab Republic / US #12213

ABC Evening News for Monday, Sep 28, 1970
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(Studio) United Arab Republic President Gamal Abdel Nasser dies of heart-attack at age 52; UAR fate unknown.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Nixon notified, studies reports; expresses shock.

(Studio) Nixon praises Nasser in statement to world.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Senator John Stennis praises Nasser; State Department concerned.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Nasser's death hurts Mideast peace chances.
REPORTER: John Scali

(Studio) Nasser had mystical hold on people; successor unknown.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Rome, Italy) Unknown figure may emerge to lead UAR.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

(Studio) Egyptians shocked; no panic.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Dunsmore, Barrie;
Gill, Bill;
Reynolds, Frank;
Scali, John;
Smith, Howard K.

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