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United States Airlifts / Middle E. War #23301

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 16, 1973
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(Studio) State Department says no American troops or technicians in Israel, but airlifts to Israel in full swing.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Norfolk, Virginia) Israeli cargo ship sails for home with war machinery. Navy refuses to admit Israeli ship's presence. United States aircraft carrier Iwo Jima prepares to join 6th fleet in Mediterranean. Possible military supplies on ship unknown.
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

(Dover AFB, DE) C-5 air transports allegedly carry tanks to Israel to replace those lost in Middle E. war. Air Force officials refuse to confirm C-5 missions to Israel.
REPORTER: Frank Tomlinson

Geer, Stephen;
Smith, Howard K.;
Tomlinson, Frank

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