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London / Libyan Embassy Siege Ends #296651

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Apr 28, 1984
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(Studio) Britain reported demanding Libya's release of British ntls. arrested when siege of London embassy began; details given.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(London, England) Contd. investigation into murder of police ofr. Yvonne Fletcher examined; films shown. Scotland Yard said declining comment on allegations that Libyan murderer has been identification Concern that Libyan embassy here has been booby-trapped; role of diplomacy immunity in preventing arrest of embassy killer reviewed. [For. office undersecretary Richard LUCE - notes Fletcher's murder was unprecedented abuse of international law.] 1961 Vienna Convention agreement on diplomacy immunity outlined on screen, discussed; call for reconsideration of diplomacy status noted. [Former ambassador to Iran, Sir Anthony PARSONS - feels dipls. should be more selectively allowed into cntry.]
REPORTER: Derrick Blakely

Blakely, Derrick;
Schieffer, Bob

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