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In Depth (Pan Am Flight 103 Explosion / Trial) #634559

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 02, 2000
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Camp Zeist, the Netherlands: Ron Allen) The upcoming beginning of the trial in the Netherlands of the two Libyans accused of the 1988 bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland, reported. [Victims' survivor Jerri BUSER - says she remembers the tragedy every day.] [Survivor Helen RAMSEY - talks about her friendship with Buser.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(State Department: Andrea Mitchell) Questions about the mastermind behind the Pan Am Flight 103 bombing reported; details given of evidence that Libyan leader Muammar el-Kadhafi himself was ultimately responsible. [Victim's father Daniel COHEN - says only the two on trial will pay for the crime.] [Terrorism expert Brian JENKINS - says Libya would not have delivered the alleged bombers if they thought the trial would go further than them.] [Near Eastern Subcommittee Chairman Senator Sam BROWNBACK - urges people to wait and see.]

Allen, Ron;
Brokaw, Tom;
Mitchell, Andrea

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