ABC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 03, 1981
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(Studio) Egyptian President Anwar Sadat reported arresting large number of his opponents; details given. Peace treaty with Israel mentioned.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Cairo, Egypt) Religious opposition movement here examined; films shown. [Islamic leader Dr. Helmy EL-GAZZAR - thinks crackdown could backfire.] Govt. scrutiny of Coptic Christians as well noted; Sadat's rationale for crackdown considered.
REPORTER: Chris Harper
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