ABC Evening News for Monday, Aug 06, 1984
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(Studio) No. ships thought suffering damage from explosions in Red Sea near Suez Canal reported.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Suez Canal) Suspected mining of approach to canal said not apparently affecting shipping; details given. Yesterday's damage to tanker in Red Sea reviewed. Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak mentioned, shown. [Defense minister Abdel Halim Abu GHAZALA - defs. security measures taken by Egypt.] Possible implications of upcoming religious holiday in Saudi Arabia involving travel through Suez Canal noted.
REPORTER: John Donvan
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