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Colombia / Bombing / American Hostages #739288

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 08, 2003
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(Los Angeles: Dan Rather) A bombing in Bogotá, Colombia, reported; scenes shown. A “60 Minutes II” report on 3 Americans captured while doing aerial surveillance in the war on drugs and being held hostage in Colombia previewed. [Hostage Keith STANSELL†- describes the crash of their plane in the jungle.] [Stansell’s fiancée Malia PHILLIPS†- says our government owes it to these guys to do something.] [Senator Patrick LEAHY†- comments on whether the US has provided enough money for the drug surveillance operations.] [Hostage Marc GONSALVES†- asks for a diplomatic solution to return home safely.]

Rather, Dan

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