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Cyprus / Ambassador's Death / Brown #235843

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 20, 1974
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(Studio) 3 Greek-Cypriots arrested in connection with fatal shooting of Rodger Davies. Flag-draped coffin leaves Cyprus for American
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Cyprus) British RAE honor guard escorts body to United States Air Force plane. Plane to stop at Beirut to pick up son and daughter. Ambassador's wife dead, Dep. Undersecretary State for management, L. Dean Brown, arrives to take over job temporarily. Indicates Washington, DC doesn't hold Cyprus accountable for killing, [BROWN - says killing doesn't affect United States policy.] Authorities suspect killing done by members group for Greece-Cyprus unity, instead of protesters outside embassy. Film of Monday shown. Greek-Cypriot soldiers say no overnight movement.
REPORTER: Bert Quint

Mudd, Roger;
Quint, Bert

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