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Mideast Peace / Brzezinski Trip #503314

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 17, 1979
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(Studio) National Security Adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski said in Saudi Arabia to forestall Mideast dvts. that could prevent Israeli-Egyptian peace treaty. Jordan noted as next stop on trip.
REPORTER: Jess Marlow

(Amman, Jordan) PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) caravan led by Yasir Arafat shown arriving in Jordan to present their view to King Hussein of the Egyptian-Israeli treaty. Arafat quoted as saying talks were successful. Hussein's meeting with Brzezinski Sunday mentioned.
REPORTER: Jim Bittermann

(Studio) Rptd. that Saudi Arabia will not cut aid to Egypt and Saudi Crown Prince Fahd said quoted in "Newsweek" magazine as saying they would not join in Arab boycott of Egypt. Possible formation by Prince Fahd of an Islamic committee to play a role in Mideast peace efforts mentioned.
REPORTER: Jess Marlow

Bittermann, Jim;
Marlow, Jess

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