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Middle E. War / Sadat / Meir #23299

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 16, 1973
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(Studio) Egyptian President Sadat warns Israel against missiles readied for launch into Israel. Sadat explains missiles to be used only for retaliation; however, cease-fire could be at hand if Israeli-occupied land given back to Egypt. Israel's premier Golda Meir addresses parliament with regard to Mideast war.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Tel Aviv, Israel) Mrs. Meir claims Israeli troops cross over Suez Canal to Arab side on Sinai front; Syrians badly beaten by Israel on Syrian front. Mrs. Meir attacks USSR for supplying war materials to Arab cntrys. Meir refuses to discuss American, airlifts at any length. United States airlifts continue Airlifts boost Israeli morale.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

Dunsmore, Barrie;
Reasoner, Harry

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