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Syria / Hangings #248170

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 27, 1976
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(Studio) Syria hangs three Pro-Palestine terrorists involved in hotel incident over wkend. in Damascus.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Damascus, Syria) Scene filmed. Police shown slapping young man. Raid on hotel described. Hostages held. [Hostage Hana LUNDGREN - describes experience.] Terrorists said to have demanded release of Palestinians held prisoners by Syria. Demand not yielded to. Gunmen claim mbrship. in Black June guerrilla group. PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) denies link with Black June. Lebanon situation and other feuds in Arab group cited.
REPORTER: Doug Tunnell

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Tunnell, Doug
Duration:
00:02:10

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