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Lebanon / Israeli Invasion #85256

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 06, 1983
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(Studio) Invasion of Lebanon by Israel a year ago today recalled; films shown. Continue disunity in Lebanon and increasing public opposition to invasion in Israel discussed; current status of PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) forces in region noted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Damascus, Syria) Israel's devastation of Syrian forces during last year's invasion recalled; Syria's regained strength with aid of USSR examined. Arab leaders noted meeting with Syrian President Hafez al-Assad in effort to get his support for Israel-Lebanon troop withdrawal agreement; details given. Alleged Syrian interference in internal affairs of PLO discussed.

Dale, Al;
Jennings, Peter

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