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Lebanon #292884

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 21, 1983
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(Studio) United States Navy reported continuing shelling of Druse militia positions in mts. near Beirut, Lebanon; F-14s thought flying night reconnaissance over area. Druse and Palestinian forces said continuing their artillery assault on residential compound of United States ambassador; details given. Continue fighting between Lebanese army and Syrian-backed forces in Shouf mountains mentioned.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Suk al-Gharb, Lebanon) Current status of battle for Suk al-Gharb examined; films shown.

(Studio) Apparent improvement in cease-fire prospects between Syria and Lebanon discussed.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Rather, Dan;
Simon, Bob

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