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Nevada / War Games / US-Egypt Exercise #271059

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 12, 1980
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(Studio) Air Force defense of rapid deployment force despite unsuccessful rescue attempt of United States hostages in Iran noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Nellis AFB, NV) "Red Flag" war games currently being played in NV examined; impetus of exercises outlined. Films shown. [Tactical Air Cmd. General General Wilbur CREECH - comments on Iran rescue mission.] Joint US-Egypt air training exercises, at invitation of President Anwar Sadat, announced; details given.
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

(Studio) No. of United States servicemen involved in Egyptian exercise reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Pappas, Ike

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