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Libya / Sudan Incursions #68360

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 11, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(NYC) United States efforts to help Sudan's President Mohammed Gaafar Nimeiry due to Libyan dictator Colonel Muammar el-Kadhafi's threats examined; late Egyptian President Anwar Sadat recalled sending then-Vice President Hosni Mubarak to US on emergency mission over situation. Details given. Apparent results of Mubarak's mtgs. with President Reagan and Secretary of State Alexander Haig outlined on screen, discussed; impact of Sadat's death on issue considered. [Courtesy "Issues and Answers", aide Edwin MEESE - explains United States perception of events.]
REPORTER: Carl Bernstein

Bernstein, Carl;
Donaldson, Sam

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