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Mideast / Lebanon Invasion #284792

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jul 16, 1982
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(Studio) PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) chairperson Yasir Arafat's proposal for PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) withdrawal from Beirut, Lebanon, outlined; latest cease-fire between PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) and Israel said apparently holding. Reagan administration said notifying Congress of Israel's possible violation of arms purchase agreement with US.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) State Department letter to Congress quoted on screen, implications discussed. [Senator Paul TSONGAS - thinks violation has occurred.] CIA reported holding information that Israel used US-made cluster bombs in Lebanon; details given. Possible implications for future United States arms sales to Israelis noted.
REPORTER: Phil Jones

Jones, Phil;
Rather, Dan

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