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Mideast Developments #500767

NBC Evening News for Monday, Sep 25, 1978
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(Studio) Prime Min. Menahem Begin's address to Knesset as it takes up issue of Camp David agreements reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Jerusalem, Israel) Details about Begin's speech given. Heckling he received from right-wingers, particularly Likud party member Geula Cohen, described. Begin's remarks on agreements and on dispute with White House over moratorium on west bank settlements outlined. Contd. protests about Sinai and west bank settlements issues noted; those by settlers at Yamit in Sinai reported [MAN - has worked too hard to give up house ] [WOMAN - had nothing when they came here; isn't young enough to start over.] Demonstrations by settlers from Sinai and west bank outside Begin's home in Jerusalem detailed. Expected Knesset approval of agreements stated.
REPORTER: John Cochran

(Studio) President Anwar Sadat's announcement of reopening of direct phone communi- cations between Egypt and Israel detailed. Upcoming visit to King Hussein by President Assad of Syria and separately planned trips by Hussein and Assad to Saudi Arabia and other Arab cntrys. reported Hussein's cancellation of visit to Washington, DC in October noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Cochran, John

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