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Sadat / Egypt Economy #251803

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 05, 1977
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(Studio) Egyptian President Anwar Sadat has mtgs. with President Carter and with Defense and Treasury Secys. Harold Brown and Michael Blumenthal. With Carter and Brown arms sales are discussed, with Blumenthal, it's economy
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Cairo, Egypt) Egypt had hoped American industry investments would help economy, but United States inds. don't like to build in Egypt; problems noted. [Telephone OPERATOR - says it takes 3 days to 1 week to reach London by phone.] Food price riots in January noted. Fears of investors cited; Sadat needs dramatic move to help cause with people. Requests from Carter US pressure on Israel for Mid. East peace settlement in 30 days.
REPORTER: John Sheahan

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Sheahan, John
Duration:
00:02:40

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