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Middle E. War / Jordan / Golan Heights / Sinai #226124

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 09, 1973
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(Studio) Israel allegedly gives Jordan ultimatum re; Palestinian guerrillas stationed in south Lebanon. Israeli troops allegedly cross into Jordan not far from Golan Heights.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Golan Heights) Israel and Syria continue fighting in Heights. Israeli Air Force appears in complete air control over Golan Heights. [Regimental CMDR. - believes Israelis to finish war quickly and return home soon.] Many soldiers come from United States. [United States born soldier Jerry NEUGEBUREN - believes Israel has no choice but to fight and soldiers must serve cntry.] [Soldier Richard STEINITZ - states everyone wants war to be over, but as Israeli citizen each man serves cntry.]
REPORTER: John Laurence

(London, England) Syrian citizens see television film of fighting, obviously depicting Syrian victory in Golan Heights. Syria's version of fighting outlined.
REPORTER: Bob Simon

(Studio) Fighting along Sinai front between Israel and Egypt reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Qantara, near Suez) Israel claims Egypt not penetrating Sinai as deeply as predicted. Fighting occurs along Qantara. Israeli soldier reacts to battle plans along Suez Canal.
REPORTER: Bert Quint

(Studio) Cairo refuses to release film, but Egyptians claim victory in Sinai over Israel in tank battle. Egyptian foreign minister states air raid occurs in Cairo, Egypt.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Laurence, John;
Quint, Bert;
Simon, Bob
Duration:
00:06:20

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