NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 04, 1986
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Israel reported intercepting Libyan plane and forcing it to land.
(Tel Aviv, Israel: Martin Fletcher) Israeli intelligence's mistaken belief that Palestinian terrorist leaders Abu Nidal and others were on board plane examined; details of intercept and forced landing reviewed, illustrated on map. [For. minister Yitzhak SHAMIR - defs. intercept, admits mistake.] [In Libya, Palestinian leader George HABASH - acknowledges he was with Abdullah al- Ahmar on same plane 3 days ago.] Libya's response to incident, include accusing United States Sixth Fleet of aiding Israel, mentioned.
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.