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Mideast Peace Developments #262518

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 13, 1979
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(Studio) Israeli treaty-approval process, involving Begin, cabinet and Knesset detailed. Knesset vote on Camp David accords recalled. DC, Cairo, Jerusalem treaty signing ceremonies anticipated.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Cairo, Egypt) Anwar Sadat reported to see treaty with Israel as solution to Palestinian problem; reasons given. West bank, Gaza Strip mentioned. Film shown. Sadat's Jerusalem visit and resulting Arab reaction recalled. [Egyptian minister of state Butros GHALI - comments with regard to Palestinian issue.] Attempts at direct involvement of Palestinians in peace process discussed.
REPORTER: Doug Sefton

Cronkite, Walter;
Sefton, Doug

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