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Mideast / Saudi Peace Plan / Hussein Visit #274441

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 02, 1981
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(Studio) President Reagan's apparent consideration of Saudi Arabia peace plan for Mideast discussed.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) [Defense Secretary Caspar WEINBERGER - considers Crown Prince Fahd's plan hopeful.] Admin.'s motive in acknowledging plan explained.

(DC) Jordanian King Hussein, on state visit, noted considering arms purchases from USSR . [President REAGAN - reaffirms United States relationship with Jordan.] [HUSSEIN - calls for solution to Palestinian problem.] Admin.'s concern over issue outlined.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(Studio) British foreign secretary Lord Carrington reported expressing active interest in Saudi plan; PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat noted in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, during Carrington's visit there.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Jerusalem, Israel) Prime Min. Menahem Begin's rejection of Saudi plan quoted on screen, discussed.

(Studio) State Department map, initially omitting Israel, shown, discussed.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Faw, Bob;
Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan;
Simon, Bob

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