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Lebanon / Fighting #237569

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 09, 1975
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(Studio) 65 killed in Beirut and Tripoli due to recent fighting outbreak.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Beirut, Lebanon) Much of firing occurs at night or sunrise. Damage to city shown. Some firing during day. Premier Rashid Karami visits Damascus to meet with Syrian President Hafez Assad and Palestinian leader, Yasir Arafat. Syrian foreign minister had helped stop other crises here. Commandos involved in fighting 3 days ago.
REPORTER: Don Webster

(Studio) Diplomats fear if Syria sends troops into Lebanon, Israel will say it can't tolerate Syrian troops on its border.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Webster, Don

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