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US-Libya Relations / Reagan Administration #323965

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 04, 1989
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(DC: Bruce Morton) Turbulent relations between Libya's Muammar el-Kadhafi and President Reagan examined. [Feb. 1983, October 1988, KADHAFI - criticizes Reagan.] [April 1986, January 1986, REAGAN - denigrates Kadhafi.] [Ex-White House chief of staff Howard BAKER - comments on Kadhafi-Reagan relations] Hostile incidents between United States and Libya during Reagan administration discussed. [Middle E. analyst Fouad AJAMI - comments on Kadhafi.] Libya's relations with Egypt and Syria discussed. [Libya analyst Lisa ANDERSON - comments on Reagan-Kadhafi relations] Impasse between countries noted expected to continue through President-elect George Bush's administration

Morton, Bruce;
Schieffer, Bob

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