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Beirut #241073

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 02, 1975
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(Studio) State Department reports United States Army Colonel Ernest Morgan dragged from taxi in Beirut, Lebanon, by armed men; missing since. Morgan thought kidnapped by Palestine guerrillas who thought he was a general. Street fighting cools.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Beirut, Lebanon) Token military presence noted. Fighting hurts Beirut as commerce center. Shopkeepers fear getting caught between Christian and Moslem fighters. Damage noted. Port is paralyzed. [Oil company EXEC. - says Beirut will disappear as international business center if fighting conts.] Beirut feared another Belfast, North Ireland.
REPORTER: John Sheahan

Mudd, Roger;
Sheahan, John

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