ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 04, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Athens, Greece: David Ensor) Contd. investigation of in-flight bombing of Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) flight en route to Athens recently examined; details of primary suspect May Elias Mansur outlined on screen. [PASSENGER - (thru translator) recalls sitting in same seat after Mansur departed.] Mansur's stmt. of denial, issued from Beirut, Lebanon, outlined on screen. Christian Voice Radio of Lebanon reported claiming Mansur is member of Revolutionary Brigades terrorist organization
(DC: Bettina Gregory) Probability explosive used in Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) bombing was Czech-made Semtex; details given, illustrated on map. Details of info. gathered so far and implications for future bombings considered.
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