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Middle E. / Cease-Fire Extension #14475

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 04, 1971
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(Studio) Egypt President Sadat agrees to 30 day extension of Middle E. cease-fire; suggests Israel pull back from Suez Canal so Egypt can clear it for navigation.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Cairo, Egypt) Influence of deceased President Nasser still stronger than President Sadat; Sadat too weak to wage war, not strong enough to make peace. Sadat pushing economy, industry development No lasting peace as long as Israel occupies Egypt territory.
REPORTER: George Watson

Reporter(s):
Reasoner, Harry;
Watson, George
Duration:
00:02:30

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