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Kissinger / Middle East Policy / Arab Oil Boycott / Abba Eban #467804

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 21, 1973
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(Studio) Secretary of State Henry Kissinger outlines United States policy with regard to Israel and Mid. E. in wake of Arab oil boycott.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Kissinger appeals to Arab nations to lift boycott. [KISSINGER - insists American policy won't be changed because of pressure from Arabs. If pressure conts. unrealistically, economy retaliation perhaps possible.] Further details withheld. Israeli foreign minister Abba Eban visits with Kissinger following news conference to discuss Mid. E. cease-fire negotiations and oil boycott. Eban later holds own news conference [EBAN - believes Arab states pressure on industrialized cntrys. affects cntrys.' independence.] Peace conference to get underway between Israelis and Arabs before too long.
REPORTER: Richard Valeriani

(Studio) Israeli foreign minister also praises United States for moving swiftly in Mid. E. to keep USSR from intervening on Arab side.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Valeriani, Richard

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