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Jordan / Civil War / US #453224

NBC Evening News for Friday, Sep 18, 1970
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(Studio) United States sends ships and Marines to join 6th Fleet for possible evacuation of Americans in Jordan.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Morehead City, North Carolina) Ships leave.
REPORTER: David Brinkley (narrates)

(Studio) No news on Palestinian hostages. Jordan Army reported beating guerrillas in civil war; medical aid needed on both sides; guerrillas will attack all Americans if United States gives King Hussein military aid.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Studio) King Hussein sends ham radio message to Pennsylvania woman Mary Critter.
REPORTER: Frank Mcgee

(Amman, Jordan) [HUSSEIN - says he'll write after getting house in order.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

Brinkley, David;
Mcgee, Frank

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