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Israel / Vance / Concussion Bomb #47282

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 15, 1977
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(Studio) Secretary of State Cyrus Vance lands in Tel Aviv, Israel, on 1st leg of Mid. East trip.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Tel Aviv, Israel) Palestinians to be major topic of discussion re: peace talks while Vance in Mid. East; to work for Geneva peace conf. later in year [Israeli foreign minister Yigal ALLON - says political momentum should be revived and nation would like to see movement to peace.] [VANCE - says United States committed to Israel.] There's still space between beginning of peace talks and achieving settlement.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

(Studio) Carter administration to cancel sale of concussion bomb to Israel, but no formal announcement to be made till Vance returns.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

Dunsmore, Barrie;
Reasoner, Harry;
Walters, Barbara

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