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United Nations Anniversary (Part I) #304356

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 24, 1985
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(Studio) Rancor at Moscow ceremony celebrating UN's 40th anniversary described.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(S. Lebanon) UN's history and problems it faces examined; films shown. [Senator Claiborne PELL - recalls idealism at time organization was formed.] United States-USSR hostility dominating postwar world cited; dilemmas faced by UN peacekeeping forces in Lebanon discussed. [Israeli defense minister Yitzhak RABIN - explains basis of UN's success in Golan Heights and failure in Lebanon.] [UN under- secretary general Brian URQUHART - cites purpose of UN peacekeeping forces.] UN's experience in Cyprus reviewed. [Conservative Caucus spokesperson Howard PHILLIPS, Senator Dan. MOYNIHAN - disagree on usefulness of United Nations peacekeeping forces.]
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

Morton, Bruce;
Rather, Dan

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