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Kadhafi / Terrorism #549039

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 25, 1986
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(NYC: John Hart) Muammar el-Kadhafi's possible response to current conflict in Gulf of Sidra with United States in light of his past threats of increasing terrorism against United States examined; his history of support for terrorist attacks, incl. 1972 Munich massacre of Israeli athletes, 1979 sacking of United States embassy in Libya, 1984 murder of British police ofr. during London demonstration, reviewed. Scenes shown courtesy ABC Sports. [Mideast analyst Dr. Robert HUNTER - cites bulk of evidence against Kadhafi, but questions if he's actual root of problem. Considers Syria and Iran more dangerous.] Kadhafi's various reactions to Vienna and Rome airport attacks recalled. [HUNTER - supports US attack of Libya in present conflict.] [Libya expert Edward LUTTWAK - cites potential of incrd. danger from current situation.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Hart, John

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