ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 03, 1976
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(Studio) Red Cross rescue of 91 casualties at Tell Zaatar refugee camp successful. People now in Beirut hospital.
(Beirut, Lebanon) Red Cross convoy, stripped of supplies, permitted to go only to edge of original refugee camp. Wounded carried to trucks by stretcher. Sporadic firing didn't interfere with transport of most severely wounded. Emotional reception in Beirut for successful evac. Reporter says Palestinian and Muslim communities consider evac. a victory. Reporter notes position of refugee camp in relation to war and people involved. Says Red Cross hopes to evacuate all wounded.
REPORTER: Jerry King
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