Search the Archive

Mideast / American Plan / Israel #3543

ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 26, 1969
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) United States efforts to cool off Mideast straining US-Israel relations Israeli Ambassador Yitzhak Rabin rejects Secretary of State William Rogers' assurance United States not appeasing Arabs.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) [Ambassador RABIN - says plan undermines Israel's interests for future and bargaining position. US-USSR talks with regard to Mideast not helpful. Soviets don't want peace in area. United States is Israeli's friend, but not enemy of Arabs. Hope Israel can survive without American support. Hope United States won't allow change in balance of power in area.]
REPORTER: John Scali

Scali, John;
Smith, Howard K.

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.