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West Germany-US Relations / Hijacker's Extradition #105392

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jan 16, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Dennis Troute) United States indictments against Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) hijackers Mohammed Hamadei, Imad Mughniyah and others said unsealed today as process to extradite Hamadei from West Germany begins; details given, scenes shown. [Sheryl SIERRALTA - is confident Hamadei, brother Robert Stethem's murderer, will be tried.] [Former hostage James PALMER - could identification hijackers if called to testify.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings, Dennis Troute) United States officials' concern over possible retribution if Hamadei is extradited considered.

Jennings, Peter;
Troute, Dennis

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