Search the Archive

Syria / Israeli POWs #226926

CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 28, 1973
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) Syria refuses to supply list of Israeli POWs. Israel charges Syria murdered many POWs.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Netanya, Israel) POWs shown in Syria in October `73. Israel claims 1/3 prisoners tortured and murdered on battle front. Syrian deputy foreign minister denies charges. [Dep. foreign minister Abdul-Ghani RAFEI - states delegates from World Council of Churches saw all Israeli prisoners.] Council reports only 2 prisoners seen. [POW wife Mrs. Louis KAVALSKY - describes anguish for herself and family.]
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

Fenton, Tom;
Mudd, Roger

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.