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Israel-Lebanon Conflict #284590

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jun 05, 1982
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(Studio) Indications that Israel is preparing full-scale offensive against PLO in Lebanon considered; estimated death toll mentioned. Details outlined.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Israeli-Lebanese Border) Israeli perspective of assault examined; films shown. PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) response to assault noted; pros and cons of full-scale invasion considered.

(Beirut, Lebanon) Israeli bombing of south Lebanon examined; films shown.
REPORTER: Peter Sherman

(Studio) Secretary of State Alexander Haig's assessment of President Reagan's reaction to Israeli attacks outlined; Reagan said attending economy summit in Versailles, France. Envoy Philip Habib reported meeting tomorrow in Paris with Reagan and Haig prior to departure for Israel.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(NYC) United Nations Sec. Council's call for ceasefire in region examined; Sir Anthony Parsons' remarks on attempted assassination of Israeli ambassador Shlomo Argov outlined. [PARSONS - notes findings of Paris police inquiry.] Ireland's Noel Dorr, mentioned. [Lebanese ambassador Ghassan TUENI - announces Israeli invasion.]
REPORTER: Richard C. Hottelet

(Studio) Argov's condition described; London, England, police reported arresting more suspects. Details given.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Faw, Bob;
Hottelet, Richard C.;
Schieffer, Bob;
Sherman, Peter

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