× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Denmark / Terrorism Attacks / A Discussion #1079092

CNN Evening News for Monday, Feb 16, 2015
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The vigil in Copenhagen, Denmark, following the shooting rampage by a terrorist, Omar El-Hussein, at a cafe & a synagogue shown. The attack at a free speech forum targeting cartoonist Lars Vilks, a later shooting outside the synagogue & the eventual killing of the shooter reviewed; audio of gunfire played; surveillance video shown. [Voice of VILKS; synagogue witness Mette BENTOW@- describe what happened at the shooting sites.] [Danish Prime Minister Helle THORNING-SCHMITT@- comments.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Copenhagen: Pamela Brown) The extremist ties of the gunman, who pledged allegiance to ISIS, the radicalization in Denmark, the specifics of the synagogue shooting discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with author Maajid Nawaz & Swedish Defense University Magnus Ransdorp about the terrorism attacks. [From Copenhagen, RANSDORP - suggests security was complacent at the cafe event; comments on the shooter's access to weaponry, the gunman's actions outside the synagogue, the impact of the attacks on Denmark.] [NAWAZ - talks about radicalization & anti-Semitic violence in Europe: a crisis point targeting cartoonists & Jews, who symbolize the clash of civilizations.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Brown, Pamela

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.