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Mideast / Egypt / Al Ahram #2580

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 17, 1969
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(Studio) Egypt accuses United States of aiding Israel aggression by letting citizens join Israeli Army and still retain citizenship. United States doesn't have right unless country fighting US. Protest filed with United Nations Secretary General U Thant. Report on "Al Ahram" and its editor.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Cairo, Egypt) "Al Ahram" means, "The Pyramids." Modern building hses. modern linotype methods of producing newsprint. Editor Mohammed Hassanein Heikal presides over editorial mtgs. and guides all major stories. He's a friend of Gamal Abdel Nasser. His column, "Frankly Spking." often reflects Nasser views. [HEIKAL - says people who work here cooperatively own newspaper. I know Nasser. Always strange relship. between press and authority.]
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

Dunsmore, Barrie;
Reynolds, Frank

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