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Carter / Egypt Visit #503618

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 08, 1979
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(Studio) American proposals accepted by Israel and Egypt-Israel peace treaty mentioned. Talks between President Carter and Anwar Sadat said to include Egyptian counterproposals as reported by Prime Min. Mustafa Khalil.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Cairo, Egypt) Cairo's welcome for Carter reported; Carter-Sadat motorcade shown. Sadat quoted with regard to reception. Regularity and purpose of Egyptian crowds examined. Arrival at Qubba Palace shown; Carter quoted. [CARTER - comments.] Purpose of talks stated.
REPORTER: John Dancy

(Studio) Questions remaining in negotiations reviewed.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Cairo, Egypt) Details given with regard to Egyptian officials' attitude toward American proposals. [Prime Min. Mustafa KHALIL - comments with regard to counterproposals; mentions Cyrus Vance.] Khalil-Carter meeting noted; film shown. Carter-Sadat meeting discussed; film shown. Problems of Egyptians with American proposals outlined; Palestinian issue and Carter's trip to Jerusalem mentioned.
REPORTER: Judy Woodruff

Chancellor, John;
Dancy, John;
Woodruff, Judy

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