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Mideast #65709

ABC Evening News for Monday, May 26, 1980
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(Studio) Report on Egypt and Saudi Arabia's patching up differences. Details given. Move to mobilize international opinion against Menahem Begin due to stalled autonomy talks considered. Ezer Weizman said also critical of Begin.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Jerusalem, Israel) Weizman quoted. Scenes shown of Weizman and Begin. [BEGIN - vows not to change position with regard to Jerusalem and security.] Necessity for Palestinians to be in on future summit talks noted.
REPORTER: Bill Seamans

(Cairo, Egypt) Scenes shown. Israeli move to annex Arab eastern Jerusalem said last straw for Anwar Sadat. [SADAT - comments.] Israel moves thwarting autonomy for Palestinians listed. Egypt's attitude toward US actions said negative. Sol Linowitz role noted. Effect of United States president election on situation considered.
REPORTER: Doreen Kays

(Studio) Congress of Al Fatah in Damascus reported Armed attacks against Israeli territory said thought possible. Attitude of Palestinians toward Camp David agreements noted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
Kays, Doreen;
Seamans, Bill

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