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Lebanon / Syrians / Fighting / Sadat #245719

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Apr 04, 1976
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(Studio) Fighting conts. in Lebanon despite truce. Leftist leader, Kamal Jumblatt, says Syrian soldiers disguised as Palestinians seized American-owned oil refinery at Sidon and several sea ports in order to cut off supplies to leftists and force them to settlement.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Lebanon) Mt. villages being fought over. Fighting strategy of leftists noted. Leftists want Christians to accede to their political demands.
REPORTER: Doug Tunnell

(Studio) Egyptian President Anwar Sadat says resignation of President Suleiman Franjieh could be solution to Lebanese crisis. Egyptian ports closed to Soviet warships after Egypt renounced Egypt-USSR friendship treaty.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Schieffer, Bob;
Tunnell, Doug

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