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Scotland / Pan Am Flight 103 / Investigation / Bombers #122968

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jun 09, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Iden. of three members of Pop. Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command, who made bomb that blew up Pan Am Flight 103 last December, reported Report introduced.

(London, England: Pierre Salinger) Review of background in terrorism of men identification as Mahmoud al-Makoussi, Hassan al-Attar and Ibrahim Youssef featured; details given of their meeting while in Israeli prison with Hafez Delkamouni, a key member of PFLP-GC run by Ahmed Jabril. Release of all four by Israel during prisoner exchange noted; details given of resurfacing of Delkamouni in Frankfurt, West Germany and recruitment of three terrorists by Jabril to build bomb used in Pan Am plane.

Jennings, Peter;
Salinger, Pierre

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