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Mideast / Israeli-Palestinian Conflict In South Lebanon / Sadat #249798

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 09, 1977
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(Studio) Reports on Israeli air attacks inside south Lebanon, allegedly only on Palestinian guerrilla bases; civilian victims noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Israel-Lebanon border) Report on Israeli attacks, done in retaliation for guerrilla rocket attacks on Israel since Sunday [Chief of staff Mordechai GUR - says attacks were against purely terrorist bases, not civilian dwellings.] Burial of additional Israeli victim of guerrilla attacks on Nahariya earlier in week noted. Israeli view of retaliation and comments by prime Min. Begin cited. [BEGIN - states hope for restoring of cease-fire.] American diplomats' efforts to restore cease-fire noted.

(Haniyah, Lebanon) Report on damage of Israeli attack to Lebanon village of Haniyah, near Tyre.
REPORTER: Doug Tunnell

(Studio) State Department statement on conflict quoted and comments of Egyptian President Sadat with regard to peace conference cited.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Simon, Bob;
Tunnell, Doug

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