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Lebanon / Israeli Pullback #86634

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Sep 04, 1983
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(Studio) Fighting between Lebanese, Moslem and Christian forces reported breaking out following Israel's pullback from mts. overlooking Beirut.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Beirut, Lebanon) Fighting after Israel's pullback examined; films shown. Marines said expected to move into new positions in city in effort to prevent clashes between urban militia factions. Implications of today's fighting for President Amin Gemayel's government noted.
REPORTER: Hal Walker

(Tel Aviv, Israel) Israeli pullback featured; films shown. Defense minister Moshe Arens' commitment to remain in Bekaa Valley facing Syrians noted. [ARENS - describes confrontation between Israeli air force and Syrian tanks.] [Courtesy "This Week", ARENS - warns PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) not to use region as bases for attacks against Israel.]
REPORTER: Bill Seamans

(Studio) President Reagan said denying plans to send Marines into area evacuated by Israelis.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Donaldson, Sam;
Seamans, Bill;
Walker, Hal

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