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Mideast / Lebanese Raid #228006

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 10, 1973
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(Studio) Israeli commandos raid Beirut, Lebanon.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Beirut, Lebanon) Commandos kill 3 Arab guerrilla leaders in Beirut, include Kamal Nasser, spokesperson for Palestinian Liberation Org. Lebanese government, headed by Prime Min. Saeb Salam; offers resignation. Other Israeli commandos attack Palestinian refugee camp near Beirut and nearby offices Palestinian guerrillas. Over 40 Palestinians believed killed in raids. [Israeli Chief of Staff Lieutenant General David ELAZAR - feels operation serious blow to Arab guerrilla organization]
REPORTER: Bill McLaughlin

(Studio) Israel says casualties in raid were 2 dead and 2 wounded.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
McLaughlin, Bill

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