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Mideast / Bombing / Lebanon #2675

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 22, 1969
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(Studio) Bombs explode in Israeli port city, Haifa. 1 killed. Jordan guerrilla group claims blast. They could have come from South Lebanon, who has tried to drive guerrillas out to avoid Israeli retaliation. Rptd. Israelis crossed into Lebanon to fight commandos, who're also fighting Lebanese. Syria protests Lebanese actions against guerrillas. Lebanon P.Min. resigns.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Beirut, Lebanon) City called "Paris of Mideast." It's geared to provide escape from war. Night life is West oriented. Sunbathers shown. City also financial center for Mideast. Its role not easy to play.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

Reporter(s):
Dunsmore, Barrie;
Reynolds, Frank
Duration:
00:03:50

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