CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 18, 1981
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(Studio) Justice Department doubts with regard to accuracy of reports with regard to Libyan hit squad reported Withdrawal of United States workers from Libya considered.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) Reasons for doubting accuracy of informant on hit squad cited. Extraditing of alleged Palestinian terrorist to Israel noted as possible cause of Muammar el-Kadhafi's threat to take Americans hostage. Scenes of Kadhafi shown. Libyan ad in "Washington Post" with regard to efforts to provide sec. for Americans in Libya remarked, quoted on screen. Capitol Hill police in Washington, DC said now required by Congress to act as Secret Service for Congmen.
REPORTER: Fred Graham
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