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Mideast / Israeli-Palestinian Battle / Israeli Riots #249779

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 08, 1977
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(Studio) Report on exchange of rocket attacks across Lebanese border by Israelis and Palestinians.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Tel Aviv, Israel) Report on battle and damage to Nahariya, Israel. Comments with regard to cease-fire, made by Israeli chief of staff Mordechai Gur, defense minister Ezer Weizman and Prime Min. Begin, noted. [BEGIN - says Israel will defend citizens, but government wants peace.] Burial of 2 killed in earlier attack on Nahariya noted.

(Studio) Lebanese spokesperson's report of damage done by Israeli shelling, which hit refugee camps near Tyre. Report on riot in north Israel, resulting from government order to tear down illegally built house Former Israeli prime minister Golda Meir's visit to President Carter noted. (Film shown.) [MEIR - cites Israeli objections to Palestinian homeland.]
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Simon, Bob

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