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California / Liu Murder Case #299954

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 22, 1985
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REPORTER: Dan Rather

(San Francisco, California) FBI and local police rptd in Taiwan as part of contd. investigation into October IS, 1984, murder of Henry Liu; circumstances surrounding his death reviewed Photos shown. [Helena LIU - recalls husband's death.] Indications that Liu was murdered by Taiwan-based Bamboo Gang explained. [LIU - believes husband's death was political assassination originating in Taiwan.] Belief by some that Taiwan government ordered Liu's murder after publication of his biography of president Suspect Chen Chi Lee, Bamboo Gang leader, known as "The Duck" said implicating defense department intelligence chief [Govt. spokesperson CHANG King-Yuh - announces arrest of implicated military personnel.]
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Drinkwater, Terry;
Rather, Dan

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