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Mideast / Fighting / Qantara #446441

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jul 11, 1969
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(Studio) Fighting conts. near Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, and Suez Canal. Israel admits raid on Port Tewfig most successful since 1967 war. Casualties reported Egypt claims higher casualties for Israel. Fierce fighting at Qantara; shelling stops for time.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Qantara, Sinai) Inhabitants moved; only Israeli soldiers there. Red Cross calls cease-fire for transfer of Egyptian bodies. Egyptians and Israelis carry caskets.
REPORTER: David Burrington

(Studio) Israel expresses disappointment on French decision to not ship jets to them.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

Burrington, David;
Huntley, Chet

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