CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 15, 1983
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(Studio) Last year's massacre in Beirut, Lebanon, of Palestinian refugees recalled.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Beirut, Lebanon) Lack of reconstruction here and its political implications examined; aftermath of Palestinian massacre noted. [United States Major Herman KAFURA - describes slaughter.] Role of Lebanese in massacre and lack of action against them for events discussed. [Christian militia spokesperson Fahdi FREM - claims there's a Lebanese investigation.] Suspected role of Christian militia in slaughter noted; consequences for those accusing militia of incident mentioned. [Former prime minister Saeb SALAM - notes Moslems have enough problems without entering controversy; wants Israelis out 1st.]
REPORTER: Bill McLaughlin
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