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Moro Assassination #258212

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 09, 1978
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(Studio) Assassination of former Italian premier Aldo Moro by Red Brigades terrorist group noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Rome, Italy) Details given of police discovery of Moro's body in car parked between headquarters of Christian Democrats and Communists Events leading up to assassination recalled, include requests by Mrs. Moro and family for government to deal with Brigades members Terrorists' failure to free jailed comrades and to bring police state upon Italy, thus disrupting democrat government of cntry., reported.
REPORTER: Bert Quint

(Rome, Italy) Background report on Moro. Films and photos shown. Moro's work in bringing together Christian Democrats and Communists to form present government noted.
REPORTER: Winston Burdett

(Studio) Statement by Mrs. Moro and 4 children quoted. Also quoted are statements by Italian Communist leader Enrico Berlinguer, Pope Paul and President Carter.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Burdett, Winston;
Cronkite, Walter;
Quint, Bert

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