• Short Summary

    ISRAELI PRIME MINISTER BEGIN ARRIVED IN NEWYORK CITY BRINGING +GLAD TIDINGS+ OF A PEACE TREATY BETWEEN HIS NATION AND EGYPT TO BE SIGNED MONDAY IN WASHINGTON.

  • Description


    TWO 20 MINUTE CASSETTES:



    FIRST CASSETTE: (20 MINS)



    OFF PLANE, IN OBSCURED SHOT, GETTING HUGS AND KISSES FROM CAREY AND KOCH. MAKES HIS STATEMENT, ASKED QUESTION ABOUT ARAFAT, COMMENTS AS INDICATED, DEXX DISAPPEARS AWHILE, COMING BACK OUT OF BUILDING, USUAL CUTAWAY HELO.



    SECOND CASSETTE: (APPROX 4 MINS)



    DEPARTURE AND HELO.




    Initials


    TWO CASSETTES

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    Background: ISRAELI PRIME MINISTER BEGIN ARRIVED IN NEWYORK CITY BRINGING +GLAD TIDINGS+ OF A PEACE TREATY BETWEEN HIS NATION AND EGYPT TO BE SIGNED MONDAY IN WASHINGTON. IN A BRIEF STATEMENT UPON HIS ARRIVAL AT KENNEDY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, BEGIN SAID +WE MAY HAVE SOME PROBLEMS, BUT I HAVE COME TO SIGN THE PEACE TREATY. +BEGIN WENT ON THX TO SAY TH5 .9, -6' :343.9, 6 TO SAY THAT MONDAYS CEREMONY AT THE WHITE HOUSE +MAY BE FOLLOWED BY SIGNING CEREMONIES IN JERUSALEM AND CAIRO. THESE CEREMONIES HAVE GREAT SIGNIFICANCE TO OUR PEOPLES +ASKED BY REPORTERS ABOUT A STATEMENT BY ARAFAT THREATENING TO UNDO THE TREATY, MR. BEGIN SAID: +HE WILL BURN HIS FINGERS. THE PLO IS THE MOST BARBARIC ORGANIZATION SINCE THE NAZIS, THEIR BARBARIC ATTACKS WILL BE DEALT WITH. BUT I DON'T WANT TO TALK OF THEM. I WANT TO SAY I HAVE BROUGHT GOOD TIDINGS. +THE ISRAELI LEADER WAS GREETED AT THE AIRPORT BY NEWYORK GOVERNOR HUGH CAREY, NRXX NEWYORK CITY MAYOR ED KOCH AND A HOST OF ISRAELI AND JEWISH LEADERS. BEGIN WILL STAY IN NEWYORK UNTIL SUNDAY WHEN HE LEAVES FOR WASHINGTON.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA69P7EXQM8FE58F90QAL4H3BO3
    Media URN:
    VLVA69P7EXQM8FE58F90QAL4H3BO3
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/03/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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