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Mideast Developments #257153

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 30, 1978
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(Studio) Mtgs. in Cairo between President Sadat and Israeli defense minister Weizman and their apparent failure reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Cairo, Egypt) Egyptian television film shown. Security surrounding Weizman visit described. Reports of outcome of talks between Sadat and Weizman given, include Israeli stand on withdrawal from south Lebanon when United Nations troops are in area and announcement that no peace talks will resume until change in Israeli position on occupied territory and Palestinian questions. Egyptian reports that Weizman had nothing new to discuss cited. Prime Min. Begin mentioned.
REPORTER: John Sheahan

(Studio) Reports in wake of unsuccessful Carter-Begin talks in Washington, DC that United States wants Begin replaced noted. President Carter's comments on this at Brazil news conference reported Film shown. [CARTER - denies reports] Pentagon notification of Congress about plans to sell Israel several Hawk missiles and radar systems cited.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Sheahan, John

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