Search the Archive

Achille Lauro Hijacking / Abbas Capture / Klinghoffers Interview #726324

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 16, 2003
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.

(Baghdad: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(New York: Jane Clayson) Discussion with Lisa & Ilsa Klinghoffer, daughters of Leon Klinghoffer, who was killed during the hijacking of the Achille Lauro, about what they think should happen to Abu Abbas, the hijacking mastermind, presented. [Lisa KLINGHOFFER – says her father’s murder put a face on terrorism; states she wants Abbas brought to the US to serve a life sentence of misery.] [Ilsa KLINGHOFFER – says there is nothing to say to the terrorists.]

Rather, Dan;
Clayson, Jane

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:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.