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Mideast Developments / Summit #55596

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 09, 1978
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(Studio) Secretary of State Cyrus Vance's return from Mideast trip noted; film shown. Upcoming summit at Camp David, which Egyptian President Anwar Sadat and Israeli Prime Min. Menahem Begin will attend, mentioned.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) High administration sources report that both Sadat and Begin have privately indicated willingness to be flexible about occupied territory issue outlined. West bank compromise possibility and task facing President Carter in bringing it about examined. Speculation detailed concerning Sadat's potential for starting war in October when Sinai disengagement pact, made after 1973 war, runs out.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

Reynolds, Frank;
Walters, Barbara

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