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Sadat-Begin Summit #278088

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 04, 1981
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(Studio) Prime Min. Menahem Begin and President Anwar Sadat reported meeting for summit in Sinai.
REPORTER: Ed Bradley

(Sharm El-Sheikh, Sinai) Ldrs. said discussing current Lebanon missile crisis. [SADAT - believes Syrians should withdraw from Lebanon.] [BEGIN - accepts Sadat's request to give more time to Philip Habib's diplomatic efforts.] Begin's response to Sadat's request that Israel halt raids on PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) bases in Lebanon outlined; political boost to Sadat from summit noted. Issues not discussed by Sadat and Begin cited. Sadat reported mtg. with settlers protesting Sinai's reversal to Egypt soon; details given.

Bradley, Ed;
Simon, Bob

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