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Arab Opposition / Sadat Visit #491428

NBC Evening News for Monday, Nov 21, 1977
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(Studio) Arab opposition reported Leaflets being distributed in Lebanon said calling for Sadat's removal.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Beirut, Lebanon) Leaflet filmed, described. Furious opposition to visit by Beirut Arab community noted. Funeral of Palestinian guard filmed. Said occasion for protest of Egypt-Israel summit. [Saiqa guerrilla Zueir MOHSIN - says Sadat should be condemned to death. Believes Sadat will be assassinated.] Approval of assassination threat by President Hafez al Assad considered by reporter Freeze of relations between Egypt and Syria predicted by some.
REPORTER: David Burrington

(Damascus, Syria) Reaction by Damascus newspapers reported Criticism noted. Flags at half staff noted. Official government reaction not yet forthcoming.
REPORTER: Kenley Jones

Brinkley, David;
Burrington, David;
Jones, Kenley

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