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Middle E. War / Cease-Fire #225918

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 24, 1973
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(Studio) Middle E. fighting flares briefly, but cease-fire seems to be working better now. Egypt requests United Nations Security Council listen to violation grievances. Egypt also requests United States and USSR send peace-keeping troops to Mid. E. to enforce cease-fire. Marvin Kalb reports President rejects request. Hopes United States and USSR can decrease military supplies to Arabs and Israelis.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Estimates of United States and USSR military aid to Mid. E. outlined. Casualty and equipment losses by Arabs and Israelis outlined.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Cronkite, Walter;
Schieffer, Bob

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