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Shultz / Mideast Trip #303510

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 11, 1985
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(Studio) Apparent implications of Secretary of State George Shultz's continued mtgs. with Israeli Prime Min. Shimon Peres considered; Peres' continued opposition to incl. PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) in Arab-Israeli peace talks noted.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Amman, Jordan) Reactions of President Hosni Mubarak and King Hussein to Israel's refusal to include members of Palestinian National Council in peace talks examined; films shown. [HUSSEIN - expresses solidarity with Palestinians' right to self-representation.] PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) chairperson Yasir Arafat and US envoy Richard Murphy mentioned endorsing Palestinian National Council's participation in negotiations. [University of Jordan spokesperson Kamal Abu JAMAR, Palestinian activist Ahmed al GAMALL - don't believe Israel is willing to discuss peace now; note United States negotiated with Viet Cong while fighting them.]
REPORTER: Larry Pintak

Pintak, Larry;
Reasoner, Harry

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