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Mideast #292630

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 06, 1983
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(Studio) Report on Mideast envoy Robert McFarlane's trip to Syria.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Beirut, Lebanon) McFarlane's efforts in trips between Beirut and Jerusalem noted. Begin government's rejection of requests that Lebanon be given timetable for Israeli withdrawal stated. McFarlane's departure for Damascus, where former envoy Philip Habib was refused, cited. [McFARLANE - comments on need for all to be willing to take risks.] McFarlane's mtg. with Syria foreign minister Abdel Halim Khaddam noted.
REPORTER: Larry Pintak

Pintak, Larry;
Schieffer, Bob

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