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Meir / Soviet Jews / Austria #23216

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 01, 1973
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(Studio) Israel's Premier Golda Meir to try to persuade Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky not to close transit station used by Soviet Jews on way to Israel.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Strasbourg, France) Golda Meir denounces Austria's decision in speech before European council [MEIR - hopes Israel misunderstood Austria's plan to close transit station] Schoenau Castle protected by Austrian security since Munich terror. Negative reaction outlined if Schoenau Castle closed to immigrating Jews.
REPORTER: Lou Cioffi

(Studio) In DC, State Department expresses concern and disagreement over Austria's decision. Arab guerrilla group responsible for seizing express filled with Soviet Jews and making demands on Austria threatens to renew attacks on Austria if transit station reopened.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Cioffi, Lou;
Reasoner, Harry;
Smith, Howard K.

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