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Libya / Revolution / Kadhafi Death #1005215

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 20, 2011
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(Studio: George Stephanopoulos) The reports of the death of Libyan leader Muammar el-Kadhafi introduced; video and photo of Kadhafi near the end shown.

(Studio: Christiane Amanpour) The death of Kadhafi featured; scenes shown of the revolutionary fighters storming Sirte, beating him before shooting him, of his golden gun. [BBC's Gabriel GATEHOUSE††- recounts finding Kadhafi in a drainpipe.] [Libyan Prime Minister Mahmoud JIBRIL†- {thru reporter's translation} says Kadhafi has been killed.] [In February, KADHAFI - says the people love me.] The US concerns about what will happen with the interim government in Libya discussed.

(Studio: George Stephanopoulos) Report introduced.

(Studio: David Muir) The ruthless reign of Kadhafi reviewed; scenes and photos shown from his life in the world spotlight. [In 1989, with Barbara Walters, KADHAFI - {thru translator} says the people love me.] [In '86, President Ronald REAGAN - calls him a "mad dog."] The taking down in 1989 of Pan Am Flight 103 on Kadhafi's orders recalled. [Victim's brother Brian FLYNN†- comments on dreaming of this day for 20 years.]

(Studio: George Stephanopoulos) The deaths of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden††, Anwar al-Awlaki and now Kadhafi noted.

(Studio: George Stephanopoulos; White House: Jake Tapper) The White House sense of vindication for President Obama's foreign policy that calls for more international cooperation and the focus of US power against Al Qaeda and how Kadhafi was identified discussed.

(Studio: George Stephanopoulos, Barbara Walters) The 1989 interview with Kadhafi, who wanted to be king of the whole Arab world, the scene at his tent, how he wanted to be an ally to the US and how he was a very vain man discussed. [In 1989, KADHAFI {in English} - says the American people don't hate me.]

Reporter(s):
Stephanopoulos, George;
Amanpour, Christiane;
Muir, David;
Tapper, Jake;
Barbara, George Stephanopoulos,
Duration:
00:10:40

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