Issue 81 - 28 Sep 1982
King Fahd has given his pledge to do his best to end the Israeli occupation of West Beirut and the Lebanon. In three separate cables to the Lebanese President, Prime Minister Shafik al Wazzan and PLO Chairman Yasser Arafat, King Fahd expressed his resentment, shock and condemnation of the massacre of the Palestinian civilians in the refugee camps of Shattila and Sabra in the Lebanon. King Fahd pledged that Saudi Arabia will continue "a vigorous pursuit" to secure withdrawal of Israeli troops from the Lebanon and the protection of Palestinian refugees.

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