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Mideast / Lebanon Invasion #525102

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jul 09, 1982
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(Studio) Issue of PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) withdrawal from Beirut, Lebanon, discussed; Syria noted rejecting PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) overtures to seek refuge there.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Beirut, Lebanon) Today's battle between Syria and PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) against Israel examined; films shown. [George HABASH - calls for guerrilla warfare against Israel.] Prime Min. Shafik al-Wazan noted meeting in west Beirut with President Elias Sarkis; implications of meeting considered, Atmosphere in west Beirut discussed.
REPORTER: Jack Reynolds

(Studio) Possibility of United States landing force deployed in Lebanon noted; current location of Sixth Fleet noted. Films shown.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Brokaw, Tom;
Reynolds, Jack

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