ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 25, 1998
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.
(Pentagon: John McWethy) Report that Egypt is holding Palestinian extremist Abu Nidal examined; details given of his role in the 1980s bombings at airports in Rome, Italy and Vienna, Austria, in plane hijackings and in the slaughter of Jews in Istanbul, Turkey. The United States concern that Egypt will let Abu Nidal go to prevent Islamic retaliation noted.
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