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Israel / Beirut Massacre #75079

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 25, 1982
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(Studio) Israeli defense minister Ariel Sharon reported testifying in investigation of Beirut massacre. Film shown.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Jerusalem, Israel) Sharon's testimony examined; films shown. Role of chief of staff Rafael Eytan in Sharon's decision noted. Sharon's remarks quoted on screen as well as questions put to him. Prime Min. Menahem Begin's apparent ignorance of massacre noted. Sharon rather than Begin said taking credit for sending Phalangists into refugee camp.
REPORTER: Bill Seamans

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Seamans, Bill
Duration:
00:02:30

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