CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 01, 1983
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(Studio) Continue fighting near Beirut between Lebanese army and Druse militia reported; current living conditions in town surrounded by Druse fighters described. Films shown.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Beirut, Lebanon) Increased security precautions for Marines here following recent terrorist destruction of their compound and implications for Marines' role in region examined; films shown. [Colonel Tim. GERAGHTY - acknowledges location is essentially sealed off.] Options faced by Marines listed on screen, surveyed. [L.Corporal Robert BRADY, Pvt. Glenn PERKINS - express frustration.] [GERAGHTY - needs to remove threat to Marines.] [Pfc. Robert LOCKLIN - thinks Marines should either accomplish mission or leave.]
REPORTER: Larry Pintak
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