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Sadat Assassination #68777

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 06, 1981
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(Studio) Assassination of President Anwar Sadat today reported; reactions of President Reagan and Prime Min. Menahem Begin quoted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Circumstances of assassination examined.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Cairo, Egypt) Details of assassination examined; films shown. Sadat's press spokesperson noted informing network of Sadat's death.
REPORTER: Doreen Kays

(Studio) International reaction to incident outlined.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Tel Aviv, Israel) Impact of assassination on Israel discussed; films shown. [BEGIN - praises Sadat.] Sadat's relationship with Israel recalled; possible impact of his death on Camp David accords considered.
REPORTER: Steve Shepard

(Studio) Independent Org. for the Liberation of Egypt and the Rejection Front for the Liberation of Arab Egypt said both claiming responsibility; General Saad el-Shazli, alleged leader of the latter organization, reported appearing on Libyan television tonight and commenting on Sadat. Upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Jennings, Peter;
Kays, Doreen;
Reynolds, Frank;
Shepard, Steve

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