CBS Evening News for Friday, May 22, 1981
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(Studio) Leonid Brezhnev reported calling for international peace conference re: Mideast. Scenes shown. Alexander Haig reported dismissing Brezhnev call.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) Haig reported referring to USSR presence in Afghanistan. Philip Habib mission noted. [HAIG - wants to quiet current tensions in Lebanon.] Complications for Israel should a central government be established in Lebanon noted.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint
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