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Lebanon #89569

ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 20, 1984
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(Studio) Lebanese President Amin Gemayel reported recing. Syran President Hafez al-Assad's approval for new national unity government in Lebanon.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Beirut, Lebanon) Possible new government, headed by former Lebanese prime min. Rashid Karami and include Shiite leader Nabih Berri and Druse leader Walid Jumblatt in ministerial posts, examined; films shown. Possible implications of new government for ruling Christians considered. [Saint FIGHTER - isn't certain new government will proceed; remarks transcribed on screen.] Atmosphere here today described.
REPORTER: Walter Rodgers

(Studio) Interview with Assad next Monday announced.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Brinkley, David;
Rodgers, Walter

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