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Egypt / Arab Boycott / Begin Visit #503546

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 31, 1979
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(Studio) Announced that mins. of 19 Arab League delegations mtg in Baghdad, Iraq, agreed on total economy and diplomatic boycott of Egypt. Report re: arrival of President Anwar Sadat in Cairo.
REPORTER: Hilary Brown

(Cairo, Egypt) Hero welcome for Sadat shown. Egypt's new national anthem played. Hopes that boycott will erode and upcoming visit from Prime Min. Begin of Israel noted. Imp. of expected loss of Saudi Arabian aid mentioned.
REPORTER: David Burrington

Brown, Hilary;
Burrington, David

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