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Mideast Developments / Summit #259489

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 09, 1978
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(Studio) Denunciation of upcoming Camp David summit meeting of Carter, Egyptian President Anwar Sadat and Israeli Prime Min. Menahem Begin by Syria and PLO reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) White House reasons for suggesting summit outlined. Saudi Arabia's pressure on Egypt to rejoin confrontation states at Arab reconciliation summit, to include Syria and PLO,and intelligence reports that Egypt has raised alert status of armed forces perhaps preparatory to military move in October on expiration of Sinai disengagement pact examined. Arab summit's plans to call for comprehensive settlement coming from US-USSR sponsored Geneva conference reported Sources' statements about President Carter's view of situation noted.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

Kalb, Marvin;
Mudd, Roger

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