ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 02, 1972
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(Studio) Egypt and Libya announce plans to unite countries. Egyptian President Sadat and Kadhafi will decide on joint political leadership
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Mideast) [September, 1971, film of Kadhafi,devout Muslin and Arab Nationalist, shown.] His apparent goal is to become new Nasser. [December, 1971, film of Sadat meeting Kadhafi shown.] Kadhafi will get more power from union, Egypt will get vast oil reserves, needed in wake of expulsion of Sovs.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore(Narrates from NYC)
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