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Lebanon / PLO Evacuation #285627

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 28, 1982
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(Studio) Continue evacuation of PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) from Beirut, Lebanon, reported.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Tunisia) PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) arrival in Tunisia examined; films shown. President Habib Bourguiba noted greeting new arrivals. [PLO GUERRILLA - feels at home.] Guerrillas' future considered.
REPORTER: Don Kladstrup

(Studio) Rumor that PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) chairperson Yasir Arafat had left Beirut said unfounded; George Habash noted among those PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leaving today.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Beirut, Lebanon) Continue evacuation, under guard of French paratroopers, examined; Lebanese army's position in situation discussed. [French and Lebanese army SPOKESPERSON - discuss situation.] Plight of 1 refugee (named in report) cited.

(Studio) Peter McPherson, Reagan's representative for aid to Lebanon, reported leaving for Beirut today.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Kladstrup, Don;
Schieffer, Bob;
Simon, Bob

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