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Mideast Developments #499970

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 30, 1978
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(Studio) Possible trouble for US-mediated Mideast peace talk plans between Israel and Egypt reported Secretary of State Cyrus Vance's scheduled meeting with Israeli cabinet and President Anwar Sadat's comments on preconditions for peace talks stated.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Alexandria, Egypt) Details of meeting between Sadat and American envoy Alfred Atherton given. Sadat's statement that there will be no mtgs. till Israelis return Arab land reported [SADAT - rejects Begin's statement of giving something in return for something else. Sees no point in meeting in Sinai.] Expectations with regard to Vance visit noted.
REPORTER: David Burrington

(Studio) PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat's comments on President Carter's non-action re: Israeli invasion of south Lebanon, made at youth rally in Havana, Cuba, reported.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

Burrington, David;
Savitch, Jessica

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