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US-Saudi Relations / American Residents #109714

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 15, 1987
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(Studio: Ted Koppel) Report introduced.

(DC: Ann Compton) Congress hearings on alleged abuse of some Americans living in Saudi Arabia and of Saudi government's failure to help United States mothers recover their children kidnapped by former Saudi husbands featured; details given, scenes shown. [Patricia ROUSH - claims she and children are being deprived of human rights.] [Henry RAMSEY - describes his torture by Saudi police.] [Representative Tom LANTOS - questions State Department's apathy.] [Deputy assistant secretary state Marion CREEKMORE - opposes diplomacy action.]

Compton, Ann;
Koppel, Ted

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