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Israel-Lebanon Conflict / Begin #265945

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 03, 1979
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(Studio) Details given of largest cross-border action by Israel into south Lebanon.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Tel Aviv, Israel) Targets reported allegedly PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) launch sites; details given. Strikes said coming day after defense minister Ezer Weizman registered complaint with regard to United Nations forces' inability to contain movement in buffer zone; Israel noted crossing United Nations lines to reach targets. United Nations denial of Israel's attack as being within United Nations lines stated. Prime Min. Menahem Begin's release from hospital after treatment for bloodclot in brain reported [BEGIN - comments on health.] Begin's future plans considered; cabinet said meeting Sunday to examine working relationship with United States.
REPORTER: Jerry Bowen

Bowen, Jerry;
Mudd, Roger

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