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Mideast Developments #259635

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 19, 1978
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(Studio) President Carter's farewell request for caution to President Sadat and Prime Min. Begin reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Admin. concerns about public statements on remaining differences between Egypt and Israel made by Sadat and Begin in interviews with American TV networks outlined; particular concerns about Begin's remarks noted. Report of President Carter's private talk with 2 leaders, after own speech to Congress on Monday night, about these concerns, stated to be from good authority. Begin and Sadat's appearances on Capitol Hill today described. [SADAT - says agreements will enable heritage of bitterness and suffering in area to be ended.] Begin's earlier statements suggesting disagreement between US and Israel with regard to future settlements on west bank of Jordan River and US officials' statements about confusion given. [BEGIN - says documents must not be misinterpreted. Discussion isn't over pols., but about lives and existence of his people.] White House visit by each man, in farewell talks with President Carter, detailed.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Studio) Incr. in Carter's public approval rating in CBS News poll taken on Monday evening reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Details of poll given, with questions primarily concerning Camp David summit. Begin's statements about Carter on Sunday night quoted. Sadat mentioned.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Studio) Details of how poll was taken and its accuracy given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Dean, Morton;
Schieffer, Bob

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