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Afghanistan / Airplane Hijacking #184402

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 28, 1999
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New Delhi: Lynn Sherr) The standoff between Indian government officials and the hijackers of an Indian Airlines plane featured; details given of the demands from the hijackers and from Afghanistan's Taliban; scenes shown of the plane in Afghanistan. [Foreign minister of India Jaswant SINGH - says India will respond.] [BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) News Kate CLARK - describes conditions on the plane.] The activities of the militants in Kashmir in the '90s reviewed. [Wife of former militant's hostage Jane SCHELLY - says the group will shed blood.]

Jennings, Peter;
Sherr, Lynn

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