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Middle East / Lebanon / Israel vs. Hizballah / Diplomacy #406553

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 23, 1996
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(Studio: Fionnuala Sweeney) The continued Israeli offensive in south Lebanon against Hizballah targets while diplomacy stalled as Syrian President Hafez al-Assad failed to meet with Secretary of State Warren Christopher as planned reported; scenes shown of rocket fire and damages.

(Studio: Ralph Begleiter) Report from the Syrian news agency that Assad and Christopher will meet tomorrow outlined.

(Jerusalem: Walter Rodgers) The fourth day of Christopher's shuttle diplomacy to end the war in Lebanon featured; scenes shown of Christopher with Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres before he went to Syria. [CHRISTOPHER, PERES - comment on the situation.] [Iranian foreign minister Ali Akbar VELAYATI - comments.] [In Jerusalem, three ISRAELIS, "Jerusalem Report" editor Hirsch GOODMAN - talk about war.] Israel's high state of alert due to the threat of suicide bombings in response to Israel's shelling of Lebanese civilians noted.

Begleiter, Ralph;
Rodgers, Walter;
Sweeney, Fionnuala

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