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Mideast #462890

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 01, 1972
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(Studio) Israel strikes Palestinian guerrilla positions in Israel in retaliation for guerrilla attacks. Syrian forces bomb Israeli settlements in Golan Heights Israel also fires into Lebanon. 4-day Israeli campaign on guerrillas in Lebanon creates problems for Lebanese gov t., which doesn't want war with Israel.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Lebanon) Lebanese army patrols former guerrilla sanctuaries to prevent conflict with Israel.
REPORTER: Richard Hunt

(Beirut, Lebanon) Thousands turn out for funeral of 10 guerrillas killed in raids. Funeral turns into demonstration against Arab leaders for failing to support guerrillas. Crowd calls for resignation of Egyptian President Anwar Sadat and President Hafez al Assad of Syria.
REPORTER: Ray Scherer

Hunt, Richard;
Scherer, Ray;
Utley, Garrick

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