keywords: saudi arabia, khobar towers, terrorist attack, terror bombing
Synopsis: Aftermath of the terrorist bombing of a eight-story building in the Khobar Towers housing complex in Dhahran (Khobar), Saudi Arabia on June 25, 1996. The building housed United States Air Force personnel from the 4404th Wing, primarily from a deployed rescue squadron and deployed fighter squadron. In all, 19 U.S. servicemen and one Saudi were killed and 372 of many nationalities were wounded.
Establishing shot of the Khobar Towers housing complex. Various shots of damage to the exterior and interior of building #131 including view of the crater created by the bomb explosion. Secretary of Defense William Perry walks off aircraft and greets Arab officials and US military officers.