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Mideast Developments / Peace Talks #255623

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 22, 1978
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(Studio) Israeli foreign minister Moshe Dayan's statement that Israel is thru negotiating with Egypt on peace treaty, in wake of Israeli cabinet's acceptance of compromise draft treaty, given. President Anwar Sadat's insistence on timetable for Palestinian autonomy to be in treaty noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Cairo, Egypt) Sadat's recent mtgs. with advisers described. His meeting with Senator Charles Percy, who is among number of American legislature in Egypt, reported [PERCY - finds Sadat adamant on stand that Palestinian autonomy timetable is essential to treaty in keeping with Sadat's view of Camp David agreements.] Sadat's attendance at funeral for Vice President Hosni Mobarak's mother mentioned. Phone conversation between Sadat and President Carter outlined. [Egyptian Prime Min. Mustafa KHALIL - says issue of west bank and Gaza must be settled now, because leaving it to future won't settle Mideast problem.]
REPORTER: Doug. Sefton

Cronkite, Walter;
Sefton, Doug.

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