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Riots in Beirut against Anwar Sadat visit to Israel

Title
Riots in Beirut against Anwar Sadat visit to Israel
Genre
News report
TX Date
20 Nov 1977
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:02:18
Description
Eric Bell reports on riots, violence and shopkeepers strikes in Muslim areas of Beirut against Egyptian President Anwar Sadat’s visit to Israel. Marchers on the Egyptian Embassy were shot after several explosions.
Contributors
Eric Bell
Keywords
Egypt; Israel; Jewish-Arab relations; Strikes; Violence; Demonstrations; Riots; State visits; Lebanon; Beirut

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