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Middle E. War / Sinai Front #225919

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 24, 1973
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(Studio) Israeli claims of advancement and capture into Egyptian land reviewed. Egyptian claims differ from Israeli version On north front, Israel claims large chunk of Golan Heights; Syrians issue no other version
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Tel Aviv, Israel) Tank battles continue along Suez. [Israeli Defense Min.d Moshe DAYAN - believes Egyptian 3rd army surrounded; surrender forthcoming.] Egyptian officer captured by Israeli troops; refuses to surrender. Suez City surrounded; some Egyptian troops give up.
REPORTER: John Laurence (narrates)

Cronkite, Walter;
Laurence, John

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