• Short Summary

    President Anwar Sadat, who shared this year's Nobel Peace Prize with Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin, received it in Cairo on Wednesday (13 December).

  • Description

    President Anwar Sadat, who shared this year's Nobel Peace Prize with Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin, received it in Cairo on Wednesday (13 December). Mr. Sadat had agreed to attend the award ceremonies is Oslo the previous weekend, but, at the last moment, had decided not to go.

    SYNOPSIS: The President's aide, and former speaker of the Egyptian Parliament, Mr. Sayed Marei, had collected the Peace Prize cheque and medal for him Oslo. At the ceremony, on Sunday (10 December), Mr. Marei had read President Sadat's acceptance speech, which said the curse of history would fall on the culprit if present hopes for Middle East peace were frittered away.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADP8INTCE2ALCRCPBPX6G80TIN
    Media URN:
    VLVADP8INTCE2ALCRCPBPX6G80TIN
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/12/1978
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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