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Saudi Arabia / Bombing #167200

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 27, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The working hypothesis that Saudi Arabians were responsible for yesterday's bombing noted.

(Dhahran: Bill Redeker) The investigation of the bombing attack at Al Khobar featured; scenes shown of the bombed-out eight-story apartment house while evidence about the movement of the truck carrying the bomb and the sophisticated nature of the explosive device are detailed. [Joint task forces commander Major General Kurt ANDERSON - cites the power of the bomb.] [US Army Spec. Shone KEEFE - comments.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Dhahran: Sheila MacVicar) The survivors of the bombing featured; scenes shown from inside a ruined apartment. [US Air Force M/sergeant Clifford THOMAS, Senior Airman Daniel HAZELL, Airman 1st Class Brian CLUKIE - describe what happened during the bomb blast.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Dhahran: Sheila MacVicar) The story of S/sergeant Alfredo Guerrero, who warned about a bombing, presented; diagram and scenes shown. [GUERRERO - describes viewing the truck from the roof and trying to get people to evacuate the building.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings; Pentagon: David Ensor) The warning system used by sergeant Guerrero to alert people within the building discussed.

Ensor, David;
Jennings, Peter;
MacVicar, Sheila;
Redeker, Bill

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