• Short Summary

    United States Secretary of State Cyrus Vance flew from Israel to Egypt on Friday (20 January) to meet Egyptian President Anwar Sadat after seeing Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin.

  • Description

    United States Secretary of State Cyrus Vance flew from Israel to Egypt on Friday (20 January) to meet Egyptian President Anwar Sadat after seeing Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin. The purpose of the mission was, in his own words "To put the peace talks back on course". After the talks, Mr Sadat said the door to peace was not closed, but gave no indication of when he was prepared to re-open political negotiations with Israel.

    SYNOPSIS: Before Mr Vance's departure both he and Mr Begin were non-committal about hopes of resuming the talks.

    After seeing Mr Vance, Mr Sadat had a tough message for Israel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8MB0854IE6AW9Z7SXOSOOAVPM
    Media URN:
    VLVA8MB0854IE6AW9Z7SXOSOOAVPM
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/01/1978
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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