Blanche, Ed
May 2001
Middle East;May2001, Issue 312, p15
Focuses on the progress of the search for the suspects of the 1996 Al-Khobar Towers terrorist bombing in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. Indications that the bombing was more sophisticated than earlier operations attributed to Hezbollah; Increase of political stakes affected by the bombing investigation.


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