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Tokyo Summit / Terrorism #310105

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 05, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) President Reagan said successful in getting Tokyo summit participants to identification Libya as terrorist nation; Secretary of State George Shultz quoted.

(Tokyo, Japan: Lesley Stahl) Summit statement on terrorism examined; scenes shown. [SHULTZ - notes message sent Muammar el-Kadhafi by statement] Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher's role in group's agreement on harsher statement noted. [President REAGAN - is pleased.] [SHULTZ - praises strength of statement] [Treasury Secretary James BAKER - cites need for United States oil companies to leave Libya.] Sec. measures considered; yesterday's rocket attack recalled. Audio tape of attack played.

(DC: David Martin) Reagan administration said preparing plans for cruise missile attack on Libya; details given. Nuclear submarine grounded in Mediterranean recently said involved in planning operations; Navy footage of confrontation with Libyan MiG shown. Difference of opinion on issue between Secretary of State George Shultz and Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger noted.

Martin, David;
Rather, Dan;
Stahl, Lesley

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