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Lebanese conflict - US forces peacekeeping role

Title
Lebanese conflict - US forces peacekeeping role
Genre
News report; Press conference; Speech
TX Date
21 Aug 1982
Year of production
1982
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Duration
00:03:35
Description
Andrew Manderstam reports on the inclusion of US troops as part of the multinational peacekeeping force aimed at securing an end to the fighting in the Lebanon between Israel and Palestinian guerrillas. Speaking are: US President Ronald Reagan; Senators Charles H Percy, Christopher Dodd and John Glenn; Secretary of State George Shultz.
Contributors
Andrew Manderstam; Ronald Reagan; John Glenn; George Shultz; Christopher Dodd; Charles H. Percy
Keywords
USA; Israel; Middle East; Armed forces; PLO; Terrorists; Military affairs; Lebanon; Beirut; Foreign policy; Peacekeeping; Arab states

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