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Terrorism / Kenya / Bombing / Missiles #715384

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 28, 2002
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(Mombasa: Martin Seemungal) Terrorist attack on the Paradise tourist hotel in Mombasa, Kenya, featured; scenes shown of the wrecked buildings & injured people following the suicide/car bombing. [Israeli TOURIST - describes what happened.] The view that Al Qaeda ordered the attack noted.

(Studio: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(Jerusalem: John Yang) Terror in the air with two missiles fired on an Israeli-owned charter plane out of Kenya reviewed; diagram shown; scenes shown of passengers in the Israeli airport & of the plane touching down. [Arkia Airlines pilot Capt. Rafi MAREK†- comments on the "rocket."] [Several PASSENGERS - describe what happened.] Brutal Palestinian attack on Israelis out to vote in north Israel noted.

(Studio: Charles Gibson) Response from President Bush's administration noted.

(No location given: Brian Ross) US concerns that these terrorist incidents may have been the attacks promised several weeks ago by Saudi terrorist Osama bin Laden†† or may have been by the Lebanese-based Hizballah group outlined & whether it may have been a coordinated effort & the makeup of the missiles used against the plane discussed.

Gibson, Charles;
Seemungal, Martin;
Yang, John;
Ross, Brian

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