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Lebanon / Kidnapping, Terrorism, Pol. Instability #302415

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Mar 16, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(London, England) Kidnapping of Associated Press correspondent Terry Anderson in Beirut, Lebanon, reported [Photographer Don MELL - describes Anderson's abduction.] [AP spokesperson Gerry LABELL - doesn't have any information on Anderson.] Anderson's background in Beirut recalled. [Peggy SAY - notes brother's attitude toward situation there.] Contd. evacuations of United States dipls. from Beirut embassy due to incrd. instability of Amin Gemayel's Syrian- backed government and tension over Israel's retaliation against Shiite terrorists discussed. Extent of Christian militia rebellion against Gemayel's alliance with Syria examined.
REPORTER: Steve Kroft

Reporter(s):
Kroft, Steve;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:02:30

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