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Palestinian Hijacks / Demands / US #11966

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 11, 1970
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(Studio) PFLP, Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, to take hostages to Amman, Jordan; conditions on planes inhuman; 10 p.m. Saturday still deadline for release of Arab prisoners in Europe.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Amman, Jordan) Anxiety and fatigue incring.; Israel won't bargain with hijackers; other cntrys. won't bargain if guerrillas hold Jews and release others.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

(Studio) White House denies plans for military intervention; released passengers taken to Cyprus.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Red Cross supervises negotiations; West Germany, Switzerland and Britain will release prisoners only if all hostages freed.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Studio) 22 Arabs and 1 woman engaged to Arab released from BOAC (British Overseas Airways Corporation) jet.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(London, England) [Lessley PRESSLEY - says guerrillas nice; people calm; conditions good.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) International Red Cross says guerrillas using psychological torture; guerrillas deny it.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Donaldson, Sam;
Dunsmore, Barrie;
Reynolds, Frank

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