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Mideast / Lebanon Invasion #284516

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 29, 1982
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(Studio) Israel's warning to PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) regarding pace of negotiations noted; Prime Min. Menahem Begin said repeating warning for civilians to leave west Beirut.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Jerusalem, Israel) Defense minister Ariel Sharon's statement to Knesset concerning PLO's presence in west Beirut outlined; Begin's call for PLO evacuation noted. Opposition leader Shimon Peres' remarks to legislative body mentioned. Civilian concern here over invasion discussed. [Victim's MOTHER - questions political motive of war.] [Former chief of staff Mordechai GUR - thinks Israel has gone too far.] Sharon's battle reputation noted; possible impact of confrontation on Begin government considered.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Sidon, Lebanon) Return here of POWs taken in Sidon battle examined; films shown.
REPORTER: Doug Tunnell

Rather, Dan;
Tunnell, Doug

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