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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 19, 2013
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(London: Keir Simmons) A brazen diamond heist by armed gunmen from a plane at the Brussels, Belgium airport featured; animation shown; details given about other robberies, including the 2009 robbery of Graff Diamonds, the 1978 Lufthansa heist at JFK Airport and the theft via motorcycles at a London mall last year; surveillance video and clip from “Goodfellas” shown. [Brussels airport spokesman Jan VAN DER CRUYSSE†- says it was a quick hit-and-run.] [Antwerp World Diamond Centre Caroline De WOLF†- wonders how this is possible.]

Williams, Brian;
Simmons, Keir

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