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United States Plane Sale / Saudi Arabia #237040

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 09, 1975
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(Studio) In magazine interview last week, Secretary of State Henry Kissinger raised remote possibility of United States military intervention in Mid. E. In surprise announcement, State Department reveals United States sale of squadron of jet fighters to Saudi Arabia, world's biggest oil exporter.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Saudi Arabia to spend $756 million for jets. State Department claims arms deal won't inflame arms race in Mid. E. Sultan of Oman gets warm welcome at White House; Oman small oil state in Mid. E.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Marvin

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