1996: PLF apologizes for killing disabled American Leon Klinghoffer

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Palestinian terrorist Mohammad (Abu) Abbas of the PLF apologizes for killing disabled American Leon Klinghoffer during the 1985 hijacking of the Achille Largo cruise ship.  A U.S. State Department spokesperson rejects the apology.

To: 
USA
From: 
PLF
Year of Apology: 
1996
Footnote: 
“U.S. rejects terrorist’s apology for Klinghoffer murder.” www.cnn.com. April 24, 1996.