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Shultz / Mideast Trip #290755

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 07, 1983
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(Studio) Secretary of State George Shultz reported briefing Saudi King Fahd on troop withdrawal proposal for Lebanon.
REPORTER: Bill Kurtis

(Damascus, Syria) Syrian and USSR criticism of Shultz's Mideast mission and his anticipated failure to sway Syrians on troop withdrawal plan examined; films shown. [SHULTZ - acknowledges Syria's role in region.] Basis of Syrian opposition to Shultz's proposal for Israeli presence in Lebanon explained; his meeting with President Hafez al-Assad discussed. Israel and Lebanon recalled agreeing on troop withdrawal.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Studio) Israeli foreign minister Yitzhak Shamir's remarks implying possible Israeli unilateral action outlined. Defense minister Moshe Arens noted appearing tomorrow on "Face the nation."
REPORTER: Bill Kurtis

Kurtis, Bill;
Schieffer, Bob

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