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Saudi Arabia / Bombing #408265

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Jun 27, 1996
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Statement from Saudi exile Mohammed al-Masari that the United States is a target of terrorism in Saudi Arabia because of its support of the Saudi monarchy against internal dissent reported.

(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Report introduced.

(Dammam: Christiane Amanpour) The FBI investigation of the truck bombing in Saudi Arabia updated; video shown of caskets and of wounded Americans, who are being transferred to Germany. [Wounded Air Force Captain Tom EDMAN - describes what happened.] [Joint task force commander Major General Kurt ANDERSON - sums up the situation.] The damaged building shown. [US Air Force sergeant Mark WEEMS - comments.]

(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Report introduced.

(Dhahran, Saudi Arabia: Steve Hurst) The story of American S/sergeant Alfredo Guerrero, who spotted the vehicles from the roof of the building, presented; scenes shown of the bombed-out building in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. [GUERRERO - describes getting the building evacuated, the explosion and his reaction to the blast.]

Amanpour, Christiane;
Hurst, Steve;
Shaw, Bernard;
Woodruff, Judy

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