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Airport Sec. / Terrorism #326756

CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 03, 1989
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Reports introduced

(London, England: Bill McLaughlin) Govt. sources reported asserting that group responsible for bombing of Pan Am flight 103 in Lockerbie, Scotland, is planning another terrorist attack upon American targets. Terrorist Coalition reported claiming that upcoming attacks will avenge United States bombing of Tripoli, Libya, in 1986. Libyan government reported urging Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command leader Ahmed Jabril, Abu Nidal and Japanese Red Army leader Fusako Shigenobu to plan attacks. Intelligence sources noted asserting that Shigenobu planned last year's bombing of USO club in Naples, Italy.

(DC: Mark Phillips) Pan Am flight 103 victims' families shown at memorial service. [Families' spokesperson Paul HUDSON - wants to know why airport sec. has not been improved.] FAA's latest airport security measures listed; details given, scenes shown. [Trans. Secretary Sam. SKINNER - says United States has safest aviation system in world.]

Reporter(s):
Schieffer, Bob;
McLaughlin, Bill;
Phillips, Mark
Duration:
00:02:50

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