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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 08, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Arrival of Prime Min. Menahem Begin, met by Secretary of State Alexander Haig, reported Mtgs. with President Reagan with regard to new defense pact, reported; films shown. Issues leaders expected to discuss outlined; Reagan's proposed sale of AWACS to Saudi Arabia mentioned.

(DC) Begin's anticipated public reaction to AWACS sale noted; Senator Howard Baker reported holding strategy session at Tennessee home with Saudi Arabian military expert and undersecretary state James Buckley. Details given. [BAKER - comments on Begin.] Sec.-related issues outlined.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

Faw, Bob;
Pierpoint, Robert;
Rather, Dan

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