Search the Archive

Lebanon / Kidnappings #304237

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 18, 1985
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(NYC) Kidnapped Americans, in addition to hostages from hijacked Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) flight 847, reviewed; photos shown. [Reverend Lawrence JENCO's family - notes mistaken information on his release.] [Sue FRANCESCHINI - hopes Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) crisis will result in national unity for captives' release.] Other hostages, William Buckley, Reverend Benjamin Weir, Peter Kilburn, Terry Anderson, David Jacobsen, Prof. Thomas Sutherland discussed. [Johns WEIR - notes effort currently applied by Reagan administration to Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) crisis wasn't imposed for others.] [Voice of ANDERSON - discusses dangers of job with nephew.] [Peggy SAY - comments on brother's ordeal.]
REPORTER: Bernard Goldberg

Goldberg, Bernard;
Rather, Dan

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.