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US-Libyan Confrontation / Aftermath #549146

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Mar 30, 1986
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(Studio: Chris Wallace) United States embassies worldwide recalled placed on alert following recent Gulf of Sidra confrontation between United States and Libya.

(Kigali, Rwanda: John Cochran) Zairian President Mobutu Sese Seko's warning to United States officials of possible Libyan terrorist attack on United States embassy in Rwanda explained, discussed; scenes shown. Muammar el-Kadhafi's ongoing call for Mobutu's demise noted; various factors involved in Kadhafi's selection of Rwanda for attack considered.

Cochran, John;
Wallace, Chris

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