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Shultz / Confirmation Hearings #284728

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 13, 1982
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(Studio) Secretary of State-designate George Shultz's insistence on include Palestinians in comprehensive Mideast peace settlement noted expressed as his confirmation hearings begin. PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) chairperson Yasir Arafat said allegedly demanding United States recognition of PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) as price for leaving Lebanon.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Shultz's confirmation hearings examined. [Senator Paul TSONGAS - considers Reagan administration's foreign policy example of damage control.] [SHULTZ - calls for recognition of Palestinians' plight and inclusion in peace talks; thinks Israel is harmed by continuing Mideast unrest; defs. Bechtel Corp.] Senator Howard Baker said pushing for full Senate vote on Shultz's confirmation this week
REPORTER: Phil Jones

Jones, Phil;
Rather, Dan

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