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Mideast / Haig #71192

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 02, 1981
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(Studio) Secretary of State Alexander Haig noted arriving in Mideast this wkend.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Etzion Airbase, Sinai) Israelis reported discussing with Haig United States use of secret Israeli air base at Etzion in Sinai, to be turned over to Egypt soon; background to situation given. Films shown. Importance of base to US military strategy in Mideast discussed; President Anwar Sadat noted making final decision. Details outlined on screen.
REPORTER: Bill Seamans

(Studio) Topic of tonight's "20/20" announced.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Jennings, Peter;
Robinson, Max;
Seamans, Bill

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