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Mideast / Lebanon Invasion #284408

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 23, 1982
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(Studio) United States reported closing embassy in Beirut, Lebanon, and evacuating dependents; concern that Israel will invade PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) stronghold in west Beirut noted. Current status of conflict with Syria in Beirut today outlined. Film shown.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Beirut, Lebanon) Israeli-Syrian fighting examined; films shown. Discovery of PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) munitions depot near Sidon described, shown.
REPORTER: Doug Tunnell

(Studio) Car bombing near Palestinian munitions dump in west Beirut reported.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Beirut, Lebanon) War's impact on civilians here examined; films shown. [WOMAN - wants someone to understand their plight.] Film noted censored by Israelis.
REPORTER: Allen Pizzey

Pizzey, Allen;
Rather, Dan;
Tunnell, Doug

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