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Mideast / United States Policy #513395

NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 12, 1981
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(Studio) United States reported incring. military shipments to Sudan and Egypt due to threat from Libya explained.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Cairo, Egypt) Sudan's concern over possible Libyan invasion discussed; films shown. [President Gaafar NIMEIRY - comments on possible need for US troops.] United States reported denying plan to send troops to region. [Egyptian defense min. Abdel Halim Abu GHAZALA - claims Egyptian forces will intervene if necessary.] Alleged measures taken by United States to discourage Libyan invasion considered.
REPORTER: Paul Miller

(Studio) President Reagan's denial that United States troops will be used in Sudan quoted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Miller, Paul
Duration:
00:02:10

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