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Mideast Developments / Peace Talks / United States Military Presence #58208

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 26, 1979
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(Studio) Contd. Washington, DC planning for Mideast summit, mentioned by President Carter on Sunday, reported Situation with regard to attendance of Egyptian President Anwar Sadat and Israeli Prime Min. Menahem Begin outlined.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Report on summit outlook, include potential for both Mideast leaders to attend.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(DC) Report on United States plans to indicate it will fight to preserve oil supplies from Mideast. Defense Department film shown. Pentagon plans, with President Carter's approval, for joint air training sessions with Saudi, Jordanian and Egyptian planes at area bases noted to be among plans considered.
REPORTER: John Scali

Donaldson, Sam;
Reynolds, Frank;
Scali, John

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