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Carter / Mideast / United States Troops #55468

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 30, 1978
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(Studio) President Carter's return from West vacation noted; film shown. Upcoming Camp David summit with Egyptian President Anwar Sadat and Israeli Prime Min. Menahem Begin mentioned. Carter's statement, made before leaving ID, about possibility of United States troop deployment in Mideast as part of settlement reported.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Idaho Falls, ID) Carter's greeting of crowd at Idaho Falls, ID, airport described. Question about United States troops in Mideast given. [CARTER - would be reluctant to do that, but will have to wait and see.] Press Secretary Powell's comments on issue and on report that United States might establish base in Sinai Desert noted.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Donaldson, Sam;
Reynolds, Frank

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