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Mideast / Fighting / Lebanon / American University #2695

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 23, 1969
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(Studio) Israel struck at Arab base in Jordan and bombed Egyptian side of Suez Canal. Syrian-based guerrillas attack Lebanon government troops and border guards at 4 places. Took 20 Lebanese prisoners. 1/2 Christian and 1/2 Moslem country is least hostile Arab state to United States and Israel. 1 reason for good relations is American University
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Beirut, Lebanon) Elite of Arab cntrys. get ed here. AUB under charter of University New York. Budget comes from American Different points of view exist. [PreMed. Student Manhal GHANMA - says understands American way of life because of AUB.]
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

Dunsmore, Barrie;
Smith, Howard K.

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