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Hijackings / Curacao, Lebanon #298427

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 31, 1984
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(Studio) Status of hijacking of Air France airliner by terrorists identification as Iranians reported; plane noted currently in Beirut, Lebanon, en route to Tehran. Films shown, details of hijacking outlined. Successful ending of Venezuelan airliner hijacking on Curacao described.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Curacao) Hijacking's ending examined; films shown. [Pilot Arturo REINA - describes hijackers' threat to kill him.] [Passengers Nancy and Marcel PERRET-GENTIL - describe ordeal.] Pentagon's anti-terrorism squad said participating in plans to end hijacking.
REPORTER: Richard Schlesinger

(Studio) Hijacked Air France plane reported leaving Beirut, possibly for Cyprus.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Rather, Dan;
Schlesinger, Richard

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