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Mideast Peace Developments / Treaty #262727

CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 23, 1979
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(Studio) Israeli Prime Min. Menahem Begin's arrival in New York City en route to DC treaty signing reported, shown. Begin quoted with regard to signing ceremonies in Cairo and Jerusalem.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Egyptian and Israeli negotiations at State Department today with regard to treaty pts. noted; film shown. Sinai oil fields, US-Israel military agreement mentioned. Israeli television interview with President Carter reported [CARTER - comments re: US-Israeli agreements.] Egyptian television interview said to state United States position with regard to PLO. [CARTER - notes as soon as PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) recognizes Israel, United States will deal directly with it.] Differences between United States and Israel on Palestinian issue cited.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Marvin

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