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CBS Evening News for
Wednesday, Apr 15, 1987

Headline: US-Libya Relations / Bombing Anniversary

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(Studio: Dan Rather) Former Attorney General Ramsey Clark reportedsuing United States government on behalf of Libyan victims involved in last year's bombing of Tripoli; details given.

(Tripoli, Libya: Allen Pizzey) Celebrations observing bombing's anniversary featured; scenes shown. Participation of Colonel Muammar el- Kadhafi, American Indians, black Muslim leader Louis Farrakhan and representatives of West peace orgs. noted. [WOMAN - considers Kadhafi friend of US.] Libyan government's orchestration of event and financing of West visitors' trips described. [Sioux Indian, Ken SEABOY - notes Libya offered tribe free education]

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Program Time:05:42:20 pm - 05:44:20 pm. Duration: 02:00
Reporters:Pizzey, Allen; Rather, Dan
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Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Record Number:315251