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Israel-Lebanon Conflict #265924

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 29, 1979
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(Studio) United Nations Security Council noted beginning debates on conflict in south Lebanon; United States ambassador to United Nations Andrew Young's condemnation of Israeli and PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) involvement noted. His attack on Israeli involvement reported strongest yet voiced by United States. [YOUNG - reads statement of United States stance with regard to Israel.]
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Kiryat Shmona, Israel) Israeli policy in south Lebanon said being scrutinized in Jerusalem as well as in New York City; details given. [For. minister Moshe DAYAN - comments on refugees.] Israeli military authorities blame of PLO for civilian casualties in south Lebanon outlined; details given. Israel reported expecting to lose Security Council debate.

Mudd, Roger;
Simon, Bob

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