Search the Archive

Middle E. War / Fighting / Israeli View #467562

NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 08, 1973
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. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio) Fighting conts. in Middle E. with conflicting reports of success by Arabs and Israelis. Sudan and Iraq allegedly join fight against Israelis. Conflicting versions of fighting in Sinai Peninsula and in Golan Heights outlined.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Tel Aviv, Israel) [Chief of staff Major General David ELAZAR - announces counter attack started on both fronts. Reports Syrian forces pushed to cease-fire line in Heights although some Egyptian forces remain on Israeli side of Suez Canal.] In Golan Heights, Israeli troops seem to make headway against Syrians. Egyptian troops driven back across Suez Canal, according to Israeli reports [ELAZAR - states cease-fire line not marked; Israelis to attack enemy wherever found.] Casualties remain secret, although Golda Meir apparently upset over casualty numbers.
REPORTER: - David Burrington (Israeli army film)

Burrington, - David;
Chancellor, John

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.