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Educator's killing called signal of more terrorism

The assassination of Malcolm Kerr, president of the American University of Beirut, was a warning that terrorism will continue until ''there will no longer be a single American or Frenchman'' in Lebanon, the group that claimed the killing says. ''Kerr was the victim of the American presence in Lebanon,'' said a caller claiming to be a member of Islamic Jihad, or Holy War.

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