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Lebanon / Fighting / Hotel Owner #245828

CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 09, 1976
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(Studio) Syria blocks arms shipments to rebel leftists in Lebanon. Syrians disguised as Palestinian guerrillas rptdly. clash with rebels eastern of Beirut. Syrians capture Masnaa.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Beirut, Lebanon) Parliament members meet Saturday in villa to begin selection of new president and political solution to war.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite (narrates)

(Studio) Report from hotel district.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Beirut, Lebanon) Damage to Claridge Hotel noted. Owner of hotel is Christian; photos of him and family shown. Family surviving in hotel. [Hotel owner Adeeb ANNOUN - says can start over from the beginning again.] Pols. control gunmen who control futures of Announ family.
REPORTER: Mike Lee

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Lee, Mike
Duration:
00:03:10

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