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Mideast Developments / Israel #503619

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 08, 1979
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(Studio) Return of Prime Min. Menahem Begin to Israel reported; Begin quoted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Ben Gurion Airport, Israel) Arrival of Begin reported; film shown. Begin quoted with regard to talks with Carter. [BEGIN - comments.] Israeli officials' reported ignorant of Sadat's stand with regard to American proposals.
REPORTER: Hilary Brown

(Israel) Relinquishment of Sinai desert by Israel in event of treaty with Egypt cited; film shown. Battle of Sinai recalled. Israeli loss if Sinai forfeited outlined. Etzion airbase shown, discussed. [General Mordechai GUR - comments with regard to important of Etzion. Mentions Eilat.] Israeli desire for compensation of Sinai losses stated.
REPORTER: Rick Davis

(Studio) Assessment of Egyptian mtgs. given; Cyrus Vance mentioned.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Brown, Hilary;
Chancellor, John;
Davis, Rick

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