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Mideast Developments / Lebanon #255404

CBS Evening News for Monday, Oct 09, 1978
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(Studio) Fragility of cease-fire in Beirut, Lebanon, between Syrians and Christian Lebanese reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Beirut, Lebanon) Conditions in Christian section of Beirut, described. [MAN - states feelings.] [WOMAN - asks help for Lebanon.] Damage to Saint Joseph's Hospital and other medical facilities in area noted. Evidence from other wars that attempts at bombing civilian population into submission often has opposite effect stated. Indications that Syrian bombing in Beirut may do this reported Christians' attitude toward Syrians described.
REPORTER: Doug Tunnell

Cronkite, Walter;
Tunnell, Doug

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