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Israel-Egypt Relations #518774

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 27, 1981
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(Studio) Israeli defense minister Ariel Sharon reported discussing Israel's return of Sinai to Egypt with that nation's foreign minister in Alexandria, Egypt, today; details given, films shown.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Tel Aviv, Israel) Sharon's popularity examined; films shown. His role in past conflicts recalled. [Journalist Uri DAN - praises Sharon's commitment to Israel's national interest] Sharon's stance on settlement issue discussed; his relationship with Prime Min. Menahem Begin considered. [Former Knesset member Ori ABNARI - calls Sharon Napoleonic.]
REPORTER: Arthur Kent

Kent, Arthur;
Mudd, Roger

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