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Mideast / Hussein Visit / Egypt #203425

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 08, 1969
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(Studio) Jordan King Hussein meets with President Nixon.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) Among Arab leaders Hussein alone identifies with United States and Great Britain. [HUSSEIN - hopes for peace because explosive situation holds dangers.] [NIXON - says area has explosive problems. Ldrship. needed. Calls Hussein courageous and wise.] Jordan can't halt guerrilla raids from own soil and military can't stop Israeli reprisals.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Studio) Hussein to meet with Egypt's President Nasser. Reporter says State Department hopes Hussein can persuade Nasser to deal directly with Israel.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Rather, Dan;
Reasoner, Harry

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