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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Bonn, West Germany) President Reagan's concern over Mideast crisis noted taking precedence over visit here; his meeting with Saudi foreign minister Prince Saud al-Faisal noted. Photo shown. [Prince SAUD al-FAISAL - cites expected action of United States.] Communication between Reagan and President Leonid Brezhnev considered; Reagan's call for withdrawal to Prime Min. Menahem Begin said ignored. [Secretary of State Alexander HAIG - rejects invitation to visit Jerusalem.] Basis of United States support for Israel explained; assessment of situation by aide Edwin Meese outlined. Mideast crisis noted upstaging NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) conf.; Prime Min. Pierre Trudeau's criticism of meeting mentioned.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl
(Studio) NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) allies said rejecting President Reagan's request that they share more of the burden in West Europe.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
- Rather, Dan;
- Stahl, Lesley
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