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Mideast / Lebanon Invasion / Commentary #524143

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 16, 1982
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(Studio) Joint chiefs of staff commander General David Jones said claiming United States tried to dissuade Israel from invading Lebanon; Egyptian foreign minister Kamal Hassan Ali noted expressing Egypt's dismay at invasion during meeting with President Reagan.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Studio) Commentary concerns Israel's invasion of Lebanon; shooting of Israeli ambassador Shlomo Argov recalled Israel's reason for invasion. United States knowledge of invasion preparations noted; Israeli, Palestinian, Syrian and civilian casualties outlined on screen. Six day war, Yom Kippur war recalled.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Mudd, Roger

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