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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 29, 1982
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(Studio) United States Marines reported landing in Beirut, Lebanon, today; President Reagan's letter to Congress on issue noted differing from his remarks at last night's news conference and again today regarding troops' length of stay.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Beirut, Lebanon) Marines' arrival examined; films shown. [Colonel James MEAD - regrets events requiring their return.] Israel's withdrawal from airport noted, shown; Israel's refusal to withdraw from airport before today recalled causing delay in Marines' arrival. Deployment of French and Italian contingents at refugee camp where massacre occurred discussed; films shown.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

Reporter(s):
Fenton, Tom;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:40

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