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Iran / Pan Am Flight 103 Bombing #338984

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jun 29, 1991
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(London: Barry Petersen) New charge that Iran played a leading role in the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Scotland examined; details given of scenario in which Iranians commissioned a Palestinian terrorist group based in Syria who turned to Libyan leader Muammar el-Kadhafi to help build the bomb. [Author David LEPPARD - says political considerations have obstructed the investigation.] [Brother of bombing victim Bert AMMERMAN - blames Iran, Libya and Syria.] [Terrorist expert Paul WILKINSON - comments.] Plane's debris shown.

Petersen, Barry;
Schieffer, Bob

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