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Italy / Moro Kidnapping #256886

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 16, 1978
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(Studio) Report on kidnapping of Italian political leader and former premier, Aldo Moro, by Red Brigade members in Rome.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Rome, Italy) Details of attack and kidnapping given. Brigade mbrs.' demands for release of fellows now on trial in Turin reported Reaction in Italian government, include vote of confidence given Prime Min. Guilio Andreotti and new government, of Pope Paul VI and of general public described.
REPORTER: Bob McNamara

(Rome, Italy) Background report on Red Brigade urban guerrilla group. Recent assassinations by group, in Rome and Turin, in connection with trial of Red Brigade members in Turin mentioned and funerals noted.
REPORTER: Winston Burdett

Burdett, Winston;
Cronkite, Walter;
McNamara, Bob

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