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Bosnia / Civil War / United States Pilot's Ordeal #364079

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 09, 1995
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Reports introduced.

(Aviano, Italy: Cinny Kennard) The return to base of Captain Scott O'Grady, rescued after being downed over Bosnia, featured; scenes shown of the reception for him at Aviano Air Base, Italy. [O'GRADY - thanks God, everyone, especially his rescuers.] [Captain Bob WRIGHT, rescue team members Captain Chuck EHLERT, Lieutenant Commander Brian HINKLEY, Lieutenant General Mike RYAN - comment on O'Grady.]

(Pentagon: David Martin) President Clinton said inviting O'Grady to the White House and O'Grady's ordeal while on the run in Bosnia detailed; animation shown of his ejection from his F-16; Defense Department survival training film shown. [CLINTON - says O'Grady barely eluded the Serbs who were looking for him.]

Kennard, Cinny;
Martin, David;
Rather, Dan

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