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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.
(Bonn, West Germany: Derrick Blakely) Italian government report linking Syria to December 1985 Rome airport massacre examined; details given, scenes and photos shown. Basis of indictments for Palestinian terrorists Ibrahim Mohammed Khaled, Abu Nidal and others explained. [Terrorism expert Rolf TOPHOVEN - explains role of "sleeping agents" in European terrorism.] No. supporters of Mideast terrorists believed living in West Germany cited as example; captured suspect Ali Abbas Hamadei, brother of jailed Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) hijacker Mohammed Hamadei, discussed. [Terrorism expert Ronald PAYNE -cites terrorists' tactic of marrying local woman to obtain government residency papers.] Nezar Nawaf Mansur Hindawi's use of Irish girlfriend in attempted bombing of El Al plane cited as example
- Blakely, Derrick;
- Schieffer, Bob
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