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Camp David Summit #259805

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 05, 1978
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(Studio) President Anwar Sadat, Prime Min. Menahem Begin and President Carter reported at Camp David, MD, for summit.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Camp David, MD) Sadat route through Paris, France, and Andrews Air Force Base given. [SADAT - speaks of tremendous challenge.] Arrival at Camp David shown. Begin's visit to New York City and arrival at Andrews Air Force base detailed. [BEGIN - expresses hope that something will come of meeting] Arrival at Camp David shown. Sadat not being present to greet Begin noted. Talks said to begin tomorrow. This summit meeting's effect on Carter's political prestige stated.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Studio) One issue said to dominate talks.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Question of who will control west bank and Gaza Strip stated. Begin, Sadat plans described. King Kamal Eddin Hussein's, King Abdel Khalid's and President Hafez al-Assad's roles described. Is noted Golan Heights occupation not an issue. Sinai issue and positions stated. Jewish settlements noted; Israeli desire to maintain Sinai air bases mentioned.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) Announcement of special report
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Marvin;
Schieffer, Bob

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