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Terrorism / Netherlands #238435

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 04, 1975
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(Studio) Gunmen kill 3rd hostage on hijacked train in Beilen, Holland, and seize Indonesian consulate in Amsterdam. Gunmen demand Netherlands grant independence to South Molucca Islands.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Beilen, Holland) Breakdown in negotiations occurs. 3rd passenger killed. 6-8 gunmen hold 50 on train as hostages. They demand transportation out of cntry., but Dutch government refuses. Govt. may have to attack train.
REPORTER: Bill McLaughlin

(Amsterdam, Holland) 6 of Moluccan gunmen hold 26 hostage in Indonesian consulate. 4 hurt in shooting. Moluccan flag displayed. Supplies provided. Officials won't provide Indonesian minister as mediator.
REPORTER: John Laurence

Laurence, John;
McLaughlin, Bill;
Mudd, Roger

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