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Middle E. War / Syrian Front #225804

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 18, 1973
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(Studio) Little action reported along north front in Middle E. war.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Syria) Israeli army film shows Syrian MiG downed by Israeli rockets. However, life of soldiers not always so dramatic; usually boredom overcomes soldier. Morale remains relatively high.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

(Amman, Jordan) 1st official Jordanian government film shows King Hussein's troops fighting on Syrian front. Jordan's involvement in war calculated. Jordan hopes to ward off Israeli attack by continuing low profile involvement.

Cronkite, Walter;
Fenton, Tom;
Simon, Bob

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