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Egypt / Islamic Trial #281940

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Dec 04, 1982
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(Studio) Beginning of trial of large number of Islamic fundamentalists in Cairo, Egypt, reported.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Cairo, Egypt) Moslem extremists noted chgd. with attempted overthrow of government in addition to murder allegations; details given, films shown. Prisoners vilification of late President Anwar Sadat and wife Jihan noted; all noted indicted for mbrship. in Al-Jihad organization [Defense ATTORNEY - thinks all prisoners are innocent.] Implications of trial for religious extremism. in Egypt and future of Mubarak government considered.
REPORTER: Mitchell Krauss

Krauss, Mitchell;
Schieffer, Bob

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