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US-Libyan Conflict / Aftermath #309224

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 16, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Factors to be taken into consideration by public in assessing United States raid on Libya examined; Muammar el-Kadhafi compared to Iran's Ayatollah Khomeini and Syria's President Hafez al-Assad. Past terrorist attacks on United States and their country of origin reviewed. [Council on For. Relations spokesperson Paul KREISBERG - doubts that Kadhafi's absence will be noticed in terrorist mvt.] [Terrorism expert Gary SICK - cites extent of non-state sponsored terrorism.] [Terrorism expert Prof. Paul WILKINSON - discusses decision to attack Libya rather than Syria or Iran.] [SICK - notes psychological ploy of attack benefitting administration] Upcoming item announced.

Rather, Dan

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