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Mideast Developments / Israeli Raid On Palestinian Base #54619

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jun 09, 1978
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(Studio) Report on Israeli attack on Palestinian naval base on south coast of Lebanon.

(Beirut, Lebanon) Details given about raid and claims by both Israelis and Palestinians concerning it. Palestinian raid on bus in Israel earlier in yr. mentioned.
REPORTER: Jerry King

(Israel) Israeli commando attack on PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) base at Dahar el Bouj, south of Sidon and north of Litani River that is boundary of area being taken over by UN troops in south Lebanon, detailed. Map shown. Commandos' report on raid to new chief of staff, General Rafael Eytan, at hospital in Haifa stated. Is noted that Palestinian attack on Savoy Hotel in Tel Aviv 3 years ago was launched from same base. Impact of attack examined.
REPORTER: Bill Seamans

King, Jerry;
Reasoner, Harry;
Seamans, Bill

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