An estimated 50,000 people have fled from their homes in Tripoli amid fears for their safety.
LEBANON, TRIPOLI 7 DECEMBER 1983 REUTERS 1" VIDEO TAPE
GV & SV Women outside building near Tripoli (2 shots)
GV INTERIOR Women and children (2 shots)
GV EXTERIOR Women talking to others inside building
GV Woman and children with belongings
GV EXTERIOR of building
CU PULL BACK TO GV Woman with children (2 shots)
Background: An estimated 50,000 people have fled from their homes in Tripoli amid fears for their safety. Fighting between rival factions of the Palestine Liberation Organisation broke out after Palestinian leader, Yasser Arafat, decided to make the Lebanese town his base.