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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 30, 1973
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(Studio) Israeli people concerned with more than cease-fire lines.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Jerusalem) Treatment of POWs by Arabs produces strong sentiment in Israel. Demonstrators gather outside Israel's parliament to protest for POW return. Crowd expresses anger over Israeli government's decision to supply surrounded Egyptian 3rd army. Inside parliament, Defense Min. Moshe Dayan reveals Egyptians agree to supply prisoner list and exchange wounded POWs. Israeli government film shows Israeli Prime Min. Golda Meir visits troops in Israeli-occupied Egypt yesterday. Mrs. Meir admits United States pressure made relief to stranded 3rd army necessary.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

(Studio) Egypt disputes Dayan's statement on exchanging wounded prisoners. Israeli troops must retire to October 22 cease-fire line before POW exchange occurs.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Fenton, Tom

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