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Arab League Summit #274528

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 25, 1981
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(Studio) Arab League summit in Morocco reported canceled due to Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Fahd's peace proposal; King Hassan's reaction quoted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Fez, Morocco) Summit's inability to get off the ground noted stemming from Syrian President Hafez al-Assad's boycott; implications of his actions for Saudi peace plan explained. Presence of PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat and Jordan's King Hussein considered; lack of clear Arab consensus considered.
REPORTER: Doug Tunnell

(Studio) Israel's reaction to Saudi peace plan noted encompassing limitations placed on multintl. Sinai peacekeeping force. Upcoming meeting between Secretary of State Alexander Haig and Israeli foreign minister Yitzhak Shamir mentioned.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Tunnell, Doug
Duration:
00:02:40

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