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Sadat Assassination / Aftermath #274236

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 08, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced.

(DC) President Reagan, meeting with Egyptian ambassador Ashraf Ghorbal, reported inviting Vice President Hosni Mubarak to US; details given, films shown. [REAGAN - comments on Anwar Sadat's death.] Arrival of Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter for funeral shown, discussed; historical significance of gathering noted.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Sam Brown, also attending Sadat's funeral, featured; background to their relationship recalled. Representative Carroll Campbell's role in events noted. [BROWN - explains his admiration for Sadat.]
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

Morton, Bruce;
Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan

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