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Terrorism / Bin Laden / Afghanistan / Missile Attacks #383279

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 22, 1998
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(Studio: Paula Zahn) Report introduced.

(Martha's Vineyard: Bill Plante) President Clinton's moves to ban financial transactions between United States businesses and Saudi terrorist Osama bin Laden to choke off his cash flow featured. [In radio address, CLINTON - says the aim is to keep money from bin Laden.] Estimates of bin Laden's fortune reviewed. [White House press secretary Michael McCURRY - says the missile damages at bin Laden's camps is moderate to severe.]

(Studio: Paula Zahn) Report introduced.

(Washington: Jim Stewart) United States intelligence's view of the damages to the terrorist base camps in Afghanistan reviewed. [McCURRY - comments on the information about bin Laden.] [Terrorism expert Kenneth KATZMAN - cites the estimates of bin Laden's support.] The continuing FBI investigation of suspects in the Kenya embassy bombing noted.

(Studio: Paula Zahn) Security measures at the Washington Monument shown.

NOTE: Video quality is poor throughout broadcast.

Plante, Bill;
Stewart, Jim;
Zahn, Paula

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