ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 07, 1983
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(Studio) Syria reported returning body of Navy Lieutenant Mark Lange, shot down during United States air strike Sunday, to Lebanese army; details given.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Damascus, Syria) [Syrian foreign affairs minister Farouk al-SHAR - notes captured pilot Lieutenant Robert Goodman is considered POW; restates government's intentions to fire on foreign aircraft over Syrian territory.] Al-Shar's claim that United States has joined Israel in plot against Mideast and his willingness to meet with United States envoy Don. Rumsfeld reported Continue issue of President Hafez al-Assad's health considered.
REPORTER: Hal Walker
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