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Lebanon / Power Struggle #244833

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Mar 14, 1976
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(s) Report on Lebanese power struggle.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Beirut, Lebanon) Gunmen return to sts.; some of them belong to rebel army. Rebels unsure of command of Brigadier General Aziz al Abdab. They and Ahdab's men want ouster of President Suleiman Franjieh. Few organized movements for Franjieh's defense 2/3 of parliament ask him to resign. Abdab says they'll resort to force if Franjieh ignores 3rd ultimatim. [ANDAB - says he prefers civilian government; only here in a bad situation.]
REPORTER: Doug Tunnell

Schieffer, Bob;
Tunnell, Doug

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