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Lebanon / Fighting #245966

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 17, 1976
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(Studio) Fighting renews in Lebanon. Pol. attempts to end 14 month old war failed. Libya's premier joins growing list of foreign mediators. 750 killed and hurt in fighting Sunday
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Beirut, Lebanon) Palestinian guerrillas direct traffic for rescue workers in Moslem district. Saint Joseph Hospital shelled. Leftists and Palestinians take over American University Hospital emergency ward. 150 admitted in past 24 hrs. Hospital staff reduced. 10 killed and 30 wounded when mortar hits kindergarten. 34 killed and 100 wounded in shelling of theater.
REPORTER: Doug Tunnell

Cronkite, Walter;
Tunnell, Doug

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