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Mideast Developments #257117

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 29, 1978
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(Studio) Israeli parliamentary debate on and vote of support for Prime Min. Begin's peace proposals and announcement that defense minister Weizman will go to Cairo reported Film shown. Report from correspondent Jerry Bowen in Tel Aviv with regard to Israeli view of Weizman trip and expectations that United States will push own peace plan if peace talks don't resume noted. Report is on details of United States plan, revealed to key Senators last week by President Carter.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Senator sources' outline of Carter's plan detailed. Map and films shown. Govt. officials' statements with regard to plan noted. Israelis said to be studying it.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) Report on 1st casualties to United Nations peacekeeping forces in south Lebanon. Film shown. Death of one Swedish soldier and injury of another when land mine exploded near Khardali Bridge over Litani River detailed.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Marvin

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