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Lebanon / Rebuilding Beirut #145981

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 13, 1993
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Beirut: Hilary Brown) Controversy in Lebanon over the government's confiscation of private property in Beirut featured; scenes shown of the areas in Beirut destroyed in the battle between Moslems and Christians; details given of the government's plan for rebuilding the capital. [Journalist Ali JABBER - says the ruins must be repaired.] [Shop owners Riyah and Omar DAHOUK - oppose the land seizure.] [Architect Gassam SALAM - (with transcription on screen) says the prime minister is hijacking the state.] [Reconstruction and development council Nahad BAROUDI - defends reconstruction plan.]

Brown, Hilary;
Simpson, Carole

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