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Middle East / Negotiations Break Down #226468

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 29, 1973
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(Studio) Mid. E. cease-fire talks in serious trouble.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Tel Aviv, Israel) Negotiations on Cairo-Suez road collapse. Egyptians to request United States and USSR intervention to help change Israel's unchangeable disposition. Egyptian and Israeli officials unable to agree on pullback of forces along canal. Cease-fire violations occur at beginning of negotiations; United Nations troops investigate violation. United Nations peace-keeping force commander reports no headway made before negotiations break down.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

(Studio) Egyptian spokesperson reports Egypt to attend next mo's. peace conference in Geneva, Switzerland. In DC, CBS's Marvin Kalb reports United States finds collapse disturbing. In Tel Aviv, Prime Min. Golda Meir reports Arab summit meeting imposes impossible conditions on Israel for true peace. In New Delhi, India, Soviet party leader Leonid Brezhnev warns settlement in Mid. E. must be found before area explodes in fighting again. Lauds US, USSR detente.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Fenton, Tom

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