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Sadat Assassination #68790

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 06, 1981
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(Studio) President Anwar Sadat's autobiography, "In Search of Identity," quoted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(No location given) Sadat's life and career reviewed; films, photos shown. Gamal Abdel Nasser, Prime Min. Menahem Begin, Golda Meir, Moshe Dayan, Jimmy Carter, Shah of Iran incld. in report Clips of Sadat commenting on various issues also included.
REPORTER: John Martin

(Studio) [September 1974, SADAT - notes preferred inscription on his tomb.] Impact of Sadat's 1977 trip to Jerusalem on his perceptions of power noted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Studio) Expanded addition of "Nightline" said dealing with assassination.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Jennings, Peter;
Martin, John;
Reynolds, Frank

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