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Kadhafi / Arab Tour / Lebanon #290864

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jun 11, 1983
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(Studio) Libyan leader Colonel Muammar el-Kadhafi reported touring Arab ntns.; details given.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Beirut, Lebanon) Questions arising from Kadhafi's visits to Saudi Arabia and Jordan's King Hussein in light of his past relationship with them and his possible role in PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) rebellion discussed; films shown. PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) chairperson Yasir Arafat's response to Kadhafi's actions quoted. Continue guerrilla attacks on Israeli troops in Lebanon reported; details given. Lebanese National Resistance Front said claiming responsibility for current wave of attacks; failure of Israeli security crackdown to halt assaults noted.
REPORTER: Mark Phillips

Phillips, Mark;
Schieffer, Bob

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