U.S. Secretary of State, Mr William Rogers, arrived in Beirut the Lebanese capital on Monday?
SV Rogers out of car & greeted by President Franjeih (2 shots)
GV EXT. US Embassy & CV flag (2 shots)
SV Women demonstrators with placards (5 shots)
GV EXT. Parliament building with demonstrators outside
SV Women with placards
SV Lebanese man carrying cross of peace
SV Marchers along road carrying banners and demonstrators chanting (3 shots)
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Background: U.S. Secretary of State, Mr William Rogers, arrived in Beirut the Lebanese capital on Monday (3 May) amid widespread anti-American demonstrations. Mr Rogers, on the third leg of a Middle-East peace mission, spent nearly two hours in discussions with President Suleiman Franjeih. The continuous demonstrations were the most vociferous and highly organised of his tour to this stage.