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Mideast Developments #53622

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 27, 1978
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(Studio) Lebanese reports that Israel has looted artifacts from ancient tomb accidently unearthed by Israeli bulldozers near Tyre noted; Israeli denials stated. Contd. return of refugees to villages left during Israeli attack reported.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Lebanon) Destruction of Al Khiyam, fought over for years by Lebanese Christians and PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) and now bombed by Israel, described; remarks of Lebanese student in his school exercise book found by reporter quoted. Nearby UN outpost and Israeli camp overlooked by Palestinian stronghold in Crusader fort noted. Other effects of Arab-Israeli conflict and Lebanese civil war on villages and villagers of south Lebanon examined.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Report on talks at State Department between Secretary of State Vance and Israeli foreign minister Dayan; film shown. Mideast peace proposals by both President Carter and Prime Min. Begin mentioned.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

Jarriel, Tom;
Reasoner, Harry;
Reynolds, Frank

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