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Lebanon / Kidnappings #306112

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Sep 29, 1985
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(Studio) Anonymous Islamic Jihad terrorist reported claiming Americans kidnapped in Beirut, Lebanon, would hold news conf.; details given.
REPORTER: Susan Spencer

(DC) Inability to confirm veracity of anonymous caller discussed; Mass for Father Martin Jenco and others mentioned, shown. Secretary of State George Shultz reported unaware of further details. Recent release of hostage Ben. Weir recalled. [September 19, 1985, WEIR - reiterates kidnappers' demand that prisoners in Kuwait be released.] [Courtesy "Meet the Press", SHULTZ - won't give in to terrorism.]
REPORTER: Bill McLaughlin

McLaughlin, Bill;
Spencer, Susan

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