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Begin-Carter Meetings #262448

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 01, 1979
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(Studio) Arrival of Menahem Begin in Washington, DC for mtgs. with President Carter reported Begin's remarks cited.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Andrews AFB) Greeting of Begin by Secretary of State Cyrus Vance at Andrews Air Force Base shown, detailed. Camp David summit recalled. [BEGIN - comments re: peace settlement with Egypt.] Begin activities on flight from Israel noted; film shown. Position of United States and Egypt in last week's Camp David talks cited by Begin as obstacle to treaty agreement. Begin arrival at Blair House shown. Pts. of disagreement mentioned, include Palestinian issue. Israeli strategy examined. President Anwar Sadat mentioned.

(Studio) Begin's alleged approval of new Jewish settlement near Nablus, on the west bank, cited as possibly complicating peace efforts.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Simon, Bob

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