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Libya / Kadhafi / World Court / United Nations / Pan Am Flight 103 Bombing #343765

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 14, 1992
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Libyan leader Colonel Muammar el-Kadhafi quoted.

(Paris: Bill McLaughlin) Kadhafi's loss of his World Court appeal to prevent United Nations sanctions against Libya featured; scenes shown from The Hague, Netherlands, of Libyan suspects in the 1988 Pan Am Flight 103 bombing, and of the plane's wreckage. [President BUSH - comments on the World Court decision.] Details given of United Nations sanctions to be imposed against Libya; scenes shown of deserted airport in Tripoli, Libya, during Libya's 24-hour self-imposed air, land, sea and communications ban. Military option mentioned. [Middle East expert Kenneth TIMMERMAN - comments on Kadhafi.]

McLaughlin, Bill;
Rather, Dan

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