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Arab Terrorism / Israel Plane #202143

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 18, 1969
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(Studio) Arab terrorists attack Israeli plane at airport in Zurich, Switzerland.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Zurich, Switzerland) 4 terrorists fired on plane with submachine gun; 1 killed by guard. Palestine Liberation Group claims full responsibility. Same group attacked Israeli plane in Athens, Greece in December Israeli For. Min. Abba Eban reports injuries on plane. Director General of Israeli For. Min. not hurt.
REPORTER: Morley Safer

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Safer, Morley
Duration:
00:02:00

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