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Lebanon / PLO Withdrawal #285551

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 24, 1982
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(Studio) Sniper death of Israeli soldier at Beirut, Lebanon, cross point reported; overland evacuation of PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) to Syria scheduled for tomorrow said postponed. Heavy fighting along Beirut-Damascus highway in eastern Lebanon reported Arrival of vanguard of United States Marines in Beirut mentioned; continuing evacuation of PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) shown, discussed.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Tunis, Tunisia) Preparations here for arrival of PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) guerrillas examined; films shown. Yasir Arafat and ofr. noted scheduled to live in beach resort; details given.
REPORTER: Don Kladstrup

(Studio) New Lebanese President Bashir Gemayel reported calling on United States ambassador Robert Dillon; Gemayel thought planning close relations with Israel and pro-US admin. Leftist opposition to his election noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Beirut, Lebanon) Plight of Palestinian families left behind here examined; films shown. [PLO SPOKESPERSON - thinks he's going to Yemen.] Situations of several Palestinian women (named in report) discussed.

Kladstrup, Don;
Rather, Dan;
Simon, Bob

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