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Achille Lauro Trial #103567

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 10, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Genoa, Italy: David Ensor) Sentences given terrorists for hijacking of Achille Lauro and murder of passenger Leon Klinghoffer announced; details given, scenes shown. Term given Magied al-Molqi (Klinghoffer's killer) noted. [Molqi attorney Gianfranco PAGANO - is pleased.] [Courtesy "Good Morning America", Lisa KLINGHOFFER - is outraged.] Sentence given Abu Abbas in absentia mentioned; sentences said apparently affected by jury's perception of terrorism.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Reaction of State Department to sentences outlined.

Ensor, David;
Jennings, Peter

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