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Mideast / Jordan-US Relations #535995

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Mar 18, 1984
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(Studio) Jordan's King Hussein noted feeling United States is losing credibility in Arab world; Congress's opposition to his request for arms purchases noted.
REPORTER: John Palmer

(DC) Hussein's threat to purchase necessary weapons from USSR examined. [Courtesy CBS, "Face the Nation", HUSSEIN - criticizes impact of Israel's pressure on US.] [Henry KISSINGER - expects Hussein to begin purchasing Soviet arms.] Reagan administration's proposed sale to Jordan of Stinger anti-aircraft missiles and Israel's opposition outlined, discussed. [Tuesday, President REAGAN - appeals to United Jewish Appeal to support his policy on Jordan.]
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

Kalb, Marvin;
Palmer, John

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