CNN Evening News for Saturday, Jul 15, 2006
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(Studio: Daryn Kagan) The latest developments in the conflict between Israel & Lebanon reviewed; casualty figures cited. The Lebanese prime minister’s appeal for a cease-fire noted.
(Beirut, Lebanon: Nic Robertson) The situation in Sidon, Lebanon, featured; scenes shown of rubble, leaflets condemning Hizballah’s leader, Lebanese Red Cross workers & army patrols, idle fishermen; details given of the shortage of supplies. [Red Cross WORKER – says they are killing this town.] Attacks in the southern suburbs of Beirut noted; live scenes shown. The plight of Americans in Lebanon discussed. [Stranded in Sidon, Jason BABA- says he is waiting to leave.]
(Studio: Daryn Kagan) Report introduced.
(Nahariya: John Vause) Hizballah’s rocket attacks into northern Israel featured; scenes shown of damaged buildings; details given of Israel’s vow to continue its offensive in Lebanon.
(Studio: Daryn Kagan) Tomorrow’s coverage of the Middle East crisis noted. Last Call question introduced.