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Mideast Developments #255635

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 24, 1978
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(Studio) Menahem Begin's statement that Israel will go no further for Egyptian peace treaty reported Moshe Dayan's stance noted. Publishing of treaty in Egyptian paper reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Cairo, Egypt) "Al Ahram" publication of peace treaty as proposed by US reported Treaty positions quoted. West bank and Gaza issues noted. Role of Vice President Hosni Mobarak noted. Film shown. Anwar Sadat filmed at mosque prayer session. Jimmy Carter role noted. Publishing of treaty tied to issue of Arab ntns. opposing Sadat efforts.
REPORTER: Doug Sefton

(Tel Aviv, Israel) Israeli charge that "Al Ahram" version of treaty is incorrect noted. Sadat's reasoning considered. Israeli's belief timetable issue is crucial reported.

(Studio) State Department publication of treaty text said not differing greatly from version published in Cairo.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) "Al Ahram" as paper controlled by Sadat noted. Publishing of official English text noted. Reasons for Cairo publishing of treaty considered.
REPORTER: Bernard Kalb


(Studio) Paris sentencing of 4 black Americans who hijacked plane to Algiers 6 years ago reported Attributing hijack cause to Black Panther aid motive reported Racial oppression in United States also said noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Bernard;
Sefton, Doug;
Simon, Bob

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