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Mideast / Lebanon Invasion #285733

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 06, 1982
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(Studio) Israel said skeptical over any progress in negotiated withdrawal of PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) from Lebanon. United States veto of USSR -sponsored Sec. Council resolution at UN, calling for arms embargo against Israel, noted. United States warning about PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) withdrawal mentioned. Israeli air offensive in Beirut today described; films shown. International Red Cross and PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) assessments of death toll noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Beirut, Lebanon) War's impact on civilians examined; films shown. [MAN - notes food prices.] [International Red Cross spokesperson John de SALIS - comments on lack of supplies.] Refugees' plight discussed.
REPORTER: Allen Pizzey

(Beirut, Lebanon) Flight of refugees to eastern Beirut examined; films shown. [REFUGEE - hopes for better future.] Lebanese said anticipating Israeli offensive soon.

(Studio) PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) official reported telling Associated Press that agreement in principle on PLO withdrawal has been reached; details given. Israel's reaction noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Pizzey, Allen;
Rather, Dan;
Simon, Bob

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