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Mideast Cease-Fire / Begin, Carter Meeting #53096

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 21, 1978
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(Studio) Report on cease-fire in south Lebanon by Israel while Begin, Carter talks underway in DC.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Israel) Last 5 days of fighting in south Lebanon recapped. Is noted cease-fire resulted from resolution for United Nations peacekeeping force in south Lebanon and removal of Israeli troops from south Lebanon.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(S. Lebanon) Assault on Tyre and surrounding area described. Looting in bombed out towns reported.
REPORTER: Bill Stewart

(Litani River) Active troop surveillance of Litani River bridges demanded by Israeli troops; reasons given.
REPORTER: Bill Stewart

(Israel) Characteristics of United Nations peacekeeping force in Lebanon examined. Demand by Israelis for tough United Nations force cited. Begin, Carter meeting in DC noted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings.

(White House) Begin, Carter differences with regard to Mideast discussed. [CARTER - comments on last week's PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) attack in Israel.] [BEGIN - admits times difficult. Criticizes terrorists.] Details of 1st Begin, Carter meeting given.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(DC) Begin's meeting with congress cmtes. outlined; objectives of mtgs. revealed.
REPORTER: Bill Seamans

(Studio) "New York Times" article written by Egyptian President Anwar Sadat examined in detail. Mideast discussed.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

Donaldson, Sam;
Jennings, Peter;
Jennings., Peter;
Reasoner, Harry;
Seamans, Bill;
Stewart, Bill;
Walters, Barbara

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