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Mideast Peace / Brzezinski Trip #58493

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Mar 18, 1979
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(Studio) Zbigniew Brzezinski's trip to Saudi Arabia and Jordan to gain support for Egypt-Israel peace treaty said rebuffederal
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Amman, Jordan) Brzezinski shown meeting King Hussein. Mtg. described and Chip Carter's presence noted. Rptd. that Jordan would support economy sanctions against Egypt for signing the treaty.
REPORTER: Jerry King

(Cairo, Egypt) Portrayal of treaty by "Al Ahram" as a triumph for Arabs noted. Brzezinski's meeting with President Anwar Sadat for briefing on trip to Saudi Arabia and Jordan noted. [BRZEZINSKI - is encouraged by discussions.] Saudis private support of treaty reported; said not intending to cut economic aid to Egypt.
REPORTER: Doreen Kays

(Studio) Israeli reaction to "Al Abram" coverage of treaty given.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Donaldson, Sam;
Kays, Doreen;
King, Jerry

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