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Scotland / Pan Am Crash / Jabril Interview #121543

ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 14, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings ) Report introduced.

(DC: John McWethy) Analysis of reporter Charles Glass' interview with Ahmed Jabril, leader of Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command, who is believed to have been involved in bombing of Pan Am Flight 103, featured; details given of admission by Jabril that his lieutenant in West Germany, Hafez Dalkamoni, built bombs like that one used in Flight 103. [JABRIL - (thru translator) says device was planned for use in Israeli- occupied territories; comments on 1988 shooting down of Iranian jetliner in Persian Gulf by US; warns about response if United States attacks his camps.] US pressure on Syria to kick out PFLP-GC noted.

McWethy, John;
Jennings, Peter

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