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Mideast Peace / Carter Trip #262487

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Mar 11, 1979
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(Studio) Palestinian leader Dr. George Habash quoted with regard to Egypt-Israel peace negotiations as challenging to will of all Arab ntns. Rptd. that Habash wants to stop oil sales to US. Report with regard to west bank area introd.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Ramallah, West Bank) Demonstrations between students and Israeli soldiers shown, and described. CBS cameraman said arrested for filming incidents.

(Studio) Commentary introduced
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Studio) Comments-on important of Israeli cabinet meeting given. Failure of this peace mission reported not ultimate end of treaty chances.
REPORTER: Rod MacLeish

(Studio) Wording of street signs and gift to Mrs. Carter from Mrs. Begin mentioned. Israeli astrologer prediction that Egypt and Israel will sign peace treaty this year noted. Astrologer prediction that Shah of Iran would not be toppled also noted.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

Dean, Morton;
MacLeish, Rod;
Simon, Bob

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