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Lebanon / United States Policy #295757

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 09, 1984
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(Studio) Status of United States naval bombardment of Beirut environs and Syria's warning against continued shelling outlined; details given.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Beirut, Lebanon) Activities today of various factions holding Beirut, as well as response of Lebanese troops refusing to fight, described, shown; Islamic fundamentalism noted on increase here. Ayatollah Khomeini mentioned. Shiite leader Nabih Berri's call for Amin Gemayel and multintl. force to leave Lebanon reported Rel. between Italian forces and refugees cited. [PEOPLE - want fighting to stop.]
REPORTER: Allen Pizzey

(Beirut, Lebanon) Contd. evacuation of

Pizzey, Allen;
Rather, Dan

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