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(Studio) Former Lebanese prime minister Saeb Salam reported feeling United States is responsible for getting stalled negotiations underway again in Beirut. Latest round of fighting between PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) and Israel noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Beirut, Lebanon) Local hospital noted latest target. [Dr. Amal SHAMMA - describes scene.] [MAN - notes shrapnel injuries.] [PLO official George HABASH - is committed to continuing battle.] No. shells estimated falling on Beirut mentioned; effect of repeated shelling noted.
REPORTER: Richard Roth
(Studio) Top United States officials said confirming President Reagan's letter of warning to Prime Min. Menahem Begin; details given.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
- Rather, Dan;
- Roth, Richard
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