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Israel / Lebanon Invasion #284625

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 08, 1982
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(Studio) Syria reported intervening in support of PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) following Israeli invasion of south Lebanon; details given.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(N. Israel) Israeli advances today examined; films shown. Situation in Tyre described, shown. [Norwegian medical ADVISER - describes assault.] Syrian and Israeli losses discussed.
REPORTER: Doug Tunnell

(Damur, Lebanon) Israeli assault examined; films shown.

(Studio) Prime Min. Menahem Begin's warning to Syrian President Hafez al-Assad outlined; PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat noted seeking aid from USSR . Details given. Official United States reaction to Israeli incursion noted.
REPORTER: Don Kladstrup Dan Rather

Kladstrup, Don;
Rather, Dan;
Tunnell, Doug

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