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Middle East Trip / Nixon / Israel / Jordan #31921

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 17, 1974
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(Studio) United States agrees to provide Israel with peaceful nuclear technological aid similar to plan offered Egypt. President announces plan before leaving Israel and flying on to Jordan.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Jerusalem, Israel) President and Secretary of State Henry Kissinger meet with Prime Min. Rabin and his deputy Prime Min. Israel upset by nuclear aid program offered to Egypt by US. Israeli nuclear aid plan discussed. [KISSINGER - discusses progress made by Nixon in Arab and Israeli relations]
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(Amman, Jordan) President arrives in Jordan. Jordan's King Hussein meets Nixons. Most of Jordanian military hdware. comes from US; Jordan must remain on good terms with American Palestinians pose grave problem for King Hussein.
REPORTER: Steve Bell

(Studio) During welcoming ceremonies, Jordanian band strikes up John Phillip Sousa's march, "The Washington Post "; newspaper by that name not favorable toward President
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Bell, Steve;
Jarriel, Tom;
Reasoner, Harry;
Smith, Howard K.

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