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Lebanon / Beirut Fighting, Peace Plan #293678

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jan 07, 1984
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(Studio) Attack on United States Marines in Beirut, Lebanon, and apparent failure of warring factions to agree on peace plan scheduled for unveiling this wkend. reported.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Beirut, Lebanon) Incident in which Marines were slightly wounded reported occurring shortly after Senators John Tower and John Warner visited troops; details given, films shown. Their description of meeting with President Amin Gemayel quoted.; course of discussions on disengagements plan considered. [Marine commander Dermitt WHEELAHAN - wants all troops to return home alive.]
REPORTER: Sandy Gilmour

(Studio) Israeli tank assault on Sidon detailed.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Gilmour, Sandy;
Schieffer, Bob

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