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(Studio) Postponement of scheduled reconciliation talks following car bombing of Marines in Beirut reported; increased fighting outside of city noted.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Beirut, Lebanon) Alpha Company's concern over protection afforded by flak jacket examined; films shown. [Corporal BELLAIRE - describes bullet penetrating jacket.] [Major Robert JORDAN - feels jacket is a trade-off; explains.] [Pvt. Dale RAINES - describes jacket saving his life.] [JORDAN - accepts limitations.]
REPORTER: Stan Bernard
- Bernard, Stan;
- Brokaw, Tom
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