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England / Parliament Bombing #262893

CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 30, 1979
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(Studio) Death of parliament member in London bomb explosion reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(London, England) Terrorist attack, in which Airey Neave was killed reported Films shown; Big Ben mentioned. [Tape played of parliament debate and explosion.] Neave noted as Conservative party spokesperson on North Ireland issue. Background on Neave, include escape from Nazi prison camp in World War II, opposition to IRA, and role as adviser to Margaret Thatcher given; films shown. [THATCHER - responds to news of Neave's murder.] IRA (Irish Republican Army) and Irish National Liberation Front both said to claim responsibility for bombing; British officials' warning of possible series of IRA (Irish Republican Army) attacks during upcoming elecs. stated.

Cronkite, Walter;
Lee, Mike

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