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Saudi Arabia / Truck Bomb Explosion / Clinton #408233

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 25, 1996
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(Studio: Gene Randall) President Clinton's statement about the explosion of a truck bomb at outside a housing compound near a United States air base in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, presented again. [CLINTON - announces the explosion, which seems to be the work of terrorists; offers condolences to the victims.]

(Studio: Fionnuala Sweeney) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jamie McIntyre) Preliminary reports on casualties in what is believed to be a terrorist attack in Saudi Arabia outlined; details given of what is known about the truck that exploded, with a barracks complex absorbing the blow. The question of United States security at such bases discussed.

(Studio: Gene Randall) Clarification given on the sources for casualty numbers.

McIntyre, Jamie;
Randall, Gene;
Sweeney, Fionnuala

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