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Shultz / Mideast Trip #290776

CBS Evening News for Sunday, May 08, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Beirut, Lebanon) Secretary of State George Shultz's effort to keep troop withdrawal agreement from collapsing said illustrated with his return here despite heavy fighting in city; his meeting with President Amin Gemayel to discuss Syria's continued rejection of withdrawal plan examined. [SHULTZ - will continue negotiations; acknowledges presence of ambs. Philip Habib and Morris Draper.] Shultz's assessment of current status of negotiations outlined.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Jerusalem, Israel) Reaction here to Shultz's peace mission examined; government's position outlined. [Courtesy "Face the Nation", defense minister Moshe ARENS - notes importance of Lebanon to Israel's security] Opposition leader Shimon Peres' opposition to accord noted. [Abba EBAN - believes agreement is certificate of failure.]

Dean, Morton;
Faw, Bob;
Schieffer, Bob

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