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Mideast Developments / Peace Talks #255017

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 11, 1978
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(Studio) Upcoming beginning of Egyptian-Israeli peace talks in Washington, DC mentioned. President Carter's meeting with Egyptian delegation, as he had earlier with Israelis, reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Carter's meeting with Egyptian acting foreign minister Butros Ghali and defense min. Kamal Hassan Ali detailed; his comments noted. Opening ceremonies on Thursday at White House and continued negotiations at Blair House reported Format said to be similar to Camp David, though President Carter reported to be out of direct talks. Participation of Secretary of State Cyrus Vance mentioned. Issues to be discussed outlined. Confidence of all participants of ability to work our first peace treaty between Israel and Arab state cited.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Cronkite, Walter;
Schieffer, Bob

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