NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 12, 1981
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(Studio) Israel reported attacking Palestinian strongholds south of Beirut, Lebanon; details given.
REPORTER: Jane Pauley
(Jerusalem, Israel) Recent rocket attack on Kiryat Shemona in north Israel recalled; details given, films shown. Continued peace efforts of US envoy Philip Habib, meeting today with Prime Min.Menahem Begin, and role of State Department counselor Robert McFarlane reported; issue of Israel's use of US-made weapons in preemptive attacks considered. [HABIB - says his mission will continue.] Habib reported leaving for Saudi Arabia in the morning.
REPORTER: Arthur Kent
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