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Palestinian Hijacks / United States / USSR / Families #212045

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 10, 1970
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(Studio) American gives birth on board plane held by Arab guerrillas in Jordan; captors extend demand deadline till Saturday
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Nixon to put armed guards on all American international flights and increase electronic detector use. [White House news secretary Ronald ZIEGLER - says admin. seeks anti-hijack strategy.]
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) State Department wants all hostages released, incling. Jews. [State Department spokesperson Robert McCLOSKEY - says administration wants 18 hostages freed.]
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) USSR criticizes Arab hijacks. Relations worry about hostages.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Chicago, Illinois) [Rabbi Isadore TRACHTMAN - says captors insensitive; govts. must express concern.] Son Yosef on hijacked plane.
REPORTER: David Henderson

(Studio) Other families denounce hijackings, compare them to Nazi concentration camps.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Jordan) [Israeli WOMAN - says treatment kind; captives bored.]
REPORTER: Ben Al Kabot (Dutch newsfilm)

(Studio) International aircraft insurance companies raising rates due to 747 explosion.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Henderson, David;
Kabot, Ben Al;
Kalb, Marvin;
Rather, Dan

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