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Sadat Visit / Reactions #249550

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 21, 1977
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(Studio) Arab reaction to Sadat trip reported Syria, Libya and Palestinians discuss formation of anti-settlement front. Palestinians quoted re: Sadat's being arch enemy. Arab protest in Washington, DC reported, filmed. State Department spokesperson quoted with regard to Sadat trip.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(DC) Admin. said seeking to persuade Syria not to lead opposition to Sadat. Actions of United States ambassador in Damascus noted. Coalition of moderate Arab states to support Sadat said urged. Saudi Arabia, Jordan and Sudan actions considered. Fear of coup against Sadat, or his assassination, noted. Dramatic peace move by Israel said anticipated. PLO's presence at Geneva peace conference said objective. Irony of situation noted.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

Kalb, Marvin;
Schieffer, Bob

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