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Israel / Begin Resignation #292492

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 28, 1983
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(Studio) Israeli Prime Min. Menahem Begin reported announcing intentions to resign.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Jerusalem, Israel) [Cabinet spokesperson Dan MERIDOR - announces Begin's decision.] Implications of Begin's means of announcing resignation considered. [Rabbi Menachem PORUSFF, energy minister Yitzhak MODA'I - hope Begin will remain in office] Factors possibly affecting Begin's decision outlined, discussed. [Cabinet minister Yuval NE'EMAN - feels decision is irreversible.] [Labor party secretary general Chaim BAR-LEV - believes this government is over.] [Begin spokesperson Uri PORAT - believes resignation isn't definite.] Role of President Chaim Herzog in forming new government explained; for. minister Yitzhak Shamir thought leading contender.

(Studio) Upcoming item announced.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

Dean, Morton;
Faw, Bob

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