NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 12, 1981
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(Studio) PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat's Japan visit, include meeting with Prime Min. Zenko Suzuki, discussed. Impact of assassination of Anwar Sadat on meeting noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Tokyo, Japan) Arafat's arrival and agenda here examined; films shown. [ARAFAT - comments on peace in Mideast.] Japanese and USSR diplomats noted mtg. with him as well. [ARAFAT - comments on Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter calling for direct US-PLO negotiations.] Visit's implications for US mentioned.
REPORTER: Jim Upshaw
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