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Malaysia / Red Army / Japan #241714

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 05, 1975
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(Studio) Mbrs. of terrorist Red Army release 9 of 50 hostages held in Malaysia; 2 Americans incld. United States consul Robert Stebbins and 2 other Americans among those left.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Tokyo, Japan) 5 of 7 members of Red Army whose release was demanded by terrorists in Malaysia were released and flown to Malaysia. Departure delayed until terrorists convinced that only 5 of 7 terrorists wanted to come.
REPORTER: Peter Collins

(Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) Hostages held in American embassy section of office building Police keep crowds back. Negotiations held by telephone between government representatives and terrorists. 9 hostages released after midnight. Plane that brought terrorists from Japan still waits for other terrorists.
REPORTER: Peter Collins

Collins, Peter;
Mudd, Roger

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