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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 15, 1977
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(Studio) Secretary of State Cyrus Vance arrives in Israel today on 1st stop in Mid. East tour. Scandal-tainted Israeli pols. shadow beginning of talks.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Ben Gurion Airport, Tel Aviv, Israel) Vance says he's on fact-finding tour in search of peace; United States objective is to reconvene peace conference like 1 in Geneva in 1973. Major part of talks to concern role of Palestinians in peace efforts. Other topics to include United States aid and criticism with regard to Israeli oil drilling in occupied territory. [Israeli foreign minister Yigal ALLON - says Israel wants movement towards peace.] [VANCE - says he'll talk with Prime Min. Yitzhak Rabin and other leaders with regard to peace.] peace conference would mean only that Israelis and Arabs agree to try to settle differences.
REPORTER: Bernard Kalb

(Tel Aviv, Israel) Report on Israel internal political problems with regard to Labor party members and bribery, kickbacks,slush funds, etc. taken by them. Case of Asher Yadlin noted; Rabin may not be in power after May elections.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

(Studio) State Department has strongly urged Carter not to sell concussion bomb to Israel, according to reporter Marvin Kalb; Carter appears to have accepted advice. Gerald Ford made commitment and Carter had said he'd keep all pres. commitments; this would be exception apparently.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Fenton, Tom;
Kalb, Bernard

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