After the terrorist attcks on the World Trade Centre in New York and the Pentagon in New York, Newsline was on the ball, as the following two editions of the programme illustrate:
1. Newsline broadcast at 14:30 UTC on 11 September 2001.
The programme contains a q/a with New York correspondent Reinout van Wagtendonk, reactions from locals, a statement from President Bush and terrorism expert Mariane van Leuven from the Clingendael Institute. Presenter Lorenza Bacino.
2. Newsline Broadcast at 20:30 UTC on 12 September 2001.
Latest news bulletin, plus q/a with Reinout van Wagtendonk in New York, Dutch Foreign Minister Jozias van Aartsen on NATO position, Marc Wolfson, spokesman of the organsation for disaster relief, Paul Bremmer, former US ambassdor to the Netherlands (correct – text on CD is wrong), says lessons from the past weren’t learned, reactions from US tourists stranded at Schiphol, reaction from Moslems, q/a with Dutch America expert Willem Post and with transport expert at Jane’s Defence Weekly. Presenter: Anne Marie Michel.