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US-Libya Relations / Kadhafi / Chemical Weapons #324016

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jan 07, 1989
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Tripoli, Libya: Bill McLaughlin) Unexpected appearance of Libyan leader Muammar el-Kadhafi before journalists here reported; scenes shown. [KADHAFI - (thru translator) says he hopes President-elect George Bush learns from President Reagan's mistakes.] Possibility that Kadhafi may agree to compromise with US over chemical plant that United States claims produces poison gas detailed; film of plant noted censored by Libyan government [At plant, Libyan OFFICIAL - welcomes press.]

McLaughlin, Bill;
Schieffer, Bob

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