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Lebanon / Kidnapping / Fighting #480449

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Nov 02, 1975
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(Studio) 2 Americans kidnapped in Beirut 11 days ago held by left-wing guerrillas, "Popular Front for Liberation of Palestine"; ransom demands recd. Negotiations under way for United States Information Agency director Charles Gallagher and William Dykes. Premier tries to patch another cease-fire together. He gets Moslems to move back from some Beirut luxury hotels.
REPORTER: Tom Snyder

(Beirut, Lebanon) Marxists, Palestinians, Moslems and others are on left side. They outno. right, but lack right's education and discipline. Neighborhood controlled by Communists& Palestinians shown. Saint fighters call struggle class war. Left areas are mostly poor. Reporter and Palestinian Liberation Rejection Front travel to poor area. Greeted with curiosity and hostility.
REPORTER: Jim Laurie

Laurie, Jim;
Snyder, Tom

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