NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 01, 1980
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(Studio) Syrian army reported continuing its build-up on border with Jordan; details given. United States said considering request from Jordan for military equipment while USSR delegation met with Syrian leaders tonight in Damascus, Syria. King Hussein of Jordan mentioned visiting his troops.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Amman, Jordan) Hussein's response to Syrian threat examined; films shown. Mtg. in Damascus between President Assad and Saudi Prince Abdullah, brother of King Khalid, discussed, shown; Abdullah reported returning to Saudi Arabia rather than meeting with King Hussein as scheduled.
REPORTER: David Phillips
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