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Lebanon / Hostages, Waite #554757

NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 02, 1987
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Damascus, Syria: Rick Davis) Growing concern over fate of Anglican hostage negotiator Terry Waite in Beirut, Lebanon, examined [Amal leader Nabih BERRI - fears Waite has been arrested.] Islamic Jihad statement, accompanied by photograph of hostage Terry Anderson who is held by them along with Thomas Sutherland, noted threatening their lives if United States takes military action in region. [Druse leader Walid JUMBLATT - cites possible consequences if United States attacks Lebanon.] [BERRI - thinks United States military action would result in all hostages' deaths.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Davis, Rick

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