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Mideast Developments #498888

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 02, 1978
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(Studio) Discussions of Mideast peace talks by both Prime Min. Begin, in US, and President Sadat, in Cairo, noted. Sadat's expressed faith in President Carter mentioned.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Cairo, Egypt) Details given of Sadat's appearance before workers in Cairo, on Egypt's labor day, and of speech to them. Sadat's remarks concern his peace initiative, President Carter's role in negotiations and Israeli stand on issues.
REPORTER: David Burrington

(Studio) Report on Prime Min. Begin's visit in California with governor and of luncheon speech. His visit on Monday with President Carter mentioned.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Los Angeles, California) Mtg. between Begin and Governor Jerry Brown, include agreement reached that Israel and California will be co-workers in development of solar energy, detailed. Begin's speech to community leaders outlined. [BEGIN - will not tire in search for peace; cites need for peace.] Begin's next stop in Chicago mentioned.

(Studio) Senate Foreign Relations Committee's earlier request to White House to delay proposal for plane sales to Israel, Egypt and Saudi Arabia noted; White House refusal reported Fighting between French United Nations peacekeeping forces and Palestinians in south Lebanon detailed; report that French commander, Jean-Germain Salvan, is missing stated.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Brinkley, David;
Burrington, David;
Chancellor, John;
Neal, Roy

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