Summary: A listing of media coverage of the release of the COMETA report by the mass media (regional and national radio, TV, press) and other publications.
[Tentative list compiled by Haiko Lietz as of May 2001]
21.07.99: Le canard enchaîné: "Frappes chirurgicales contre les
21.07.99: Libération: "OVNI soit qui mal y pense" (Pierre
23.07.99: Denis Letty interview on France-Inter (radio)
05.08.99: L'Express: "Ovnis: un rapport délirant" (Marc
26.08.99: L'Express: "Droit de réponse: Rapport Cometa" (Denis
27.12.99: Libération: "En attendant E.T." (Alain Leauthier)
I know of an article in the newspaper "Ouest France" and another
radio interview on "Europe 2".
17.06.00: Irish Independent: "The truth is out there" (Leslie Kean)
21.05.00: Boston Globe: "UFO theorists gain support abroad, but
repression at home" (Leslie Kean)
I heard the newspaper "Jornal de Noticias" had an article.
I also heard of articles in the UK, ITALY and SPAIN. Desired
info is the article itself and the position in newspaper/program
(size of headline, etc.).
- the French TV show: "Planète Forum" on 01.10.1999 incl.
Velasco, Lagrange, Ribes said nothing on COMETA.
- the scientific journal "Intelligence and National Security"
(Issue 14.2) printed Gerald Haines' article "CIA's Role in the
Study of UFOs, 19471990: A Die-Hard Issue" in 1999. The
"electronic Telegraph" reported about it on 17.08.1999 ("X-Files
version of history is backed by CIA report" by Michael Smith)