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Lebanon / Beirut Fighting #293185

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 11, 1984
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(Studio) Current status of factional fighting in Beirut, Lebanon, described, shown. Saudi-mediated talks aimed at separating warring factions mentioned target of 1 assault; issue of United States troop withdrawal from region thought focus of recent tour there by Joint Chiefs of Staff chairperson
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Beirut, Lebanon) General John Vessey's secret request of Lebanese government regarding United States troop withdrawal examined; details outlined on screen, discussed. Lebanese army's competence level considered.
REPORTER: Larry Pintak

Reporter(s):
Pintak, Larry;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:20

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