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Palestinian Hijacks / Organization Change / Hostages #212090

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Sep 12, 1970
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(Studio) Palestinians blow up 3 hijacked planes worth $25 million; guerrillas split due to hijack; Central Committee for Liberation of Palestine suspends PFLP, Palestinian Front for the Liberation of Palestine; Front says it'll free all hostages except 40 Jews; Britain says it'll trade captured hijacker Leila Khaled for all captured passengers and crews.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Amman, Jordan) Guerrilla Central Committee now in charge of hostages.
REPORTER: Bert Quint

(Amman, Jordan) [Mrs. James KRIZ - says got passport back.] [Cecille SIMMEN - says wishes all had been freed.]
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

(Amman, Jordan) Jordan Army and guerrillas fighting throughout cntry.
REPORTER: Bert Quint

(London, England) [BOAC (British Overseas Airways Corporation) Stewardess Roma THADANEY - says captors were kind.]

(Studio) More fighting breaks out in Amman, Jordan.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Mudd, Roger;
Pappas, Ike;
Quint, Bert;
Simon, Bob

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