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CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 15, 1982
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(Studio) Israel reaction to suggestion that United States might sell military materials to Jordan reported.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Jerusalem) Menahem Begin reported making direct public appeal to President Reagan not to let Jordan have the materials. Parliament scenes shown. Begin quoted with regard to fear materials would be used against Israel. Caspar Weinberger role noted. Parliament shown voting with Begin. [Knesset mbr. Chaim HERZOG - says Reagan administration doesn't understand Mideast situation. Cites United States error in Iran.] [BEGIN - will write to Reagan.] Begin said making issue one for Reagan, not Weinberger or Alexander Haig.

(Studio) Lesley Stahl quoted with regard to report that President Reagan sticks by promise of US commitment to Israel.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Faw, Bob;
Rather, Dan

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