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Cons, Scams, Ripoffs (Part II) #315011

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 03, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(NYC: Richard Schlesinger) Postal Service investigation into allegations of nationwide grocery coupon scam run by Palestinians to financial terrorist operations examined; details given, scenes shown. [Postal inspector Jeff DuPILKA - projects amount involved.] Adnan Bahur, accused ringleader, said linked to PLO. [In videotape, BAHUR - deals with undercover agents; comments on his PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) contacts; remarks transcribed on screen.] [Undercover agent Ron WILLIAMS - recalls frequent references to PLO.] [Voice of BAHUR - claims terrorist leader George Habash is his uncle; remarks transcribed on screen.] Habash's Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine noted blamed for several terrorist attacks, include airport hijackings of 1970s. [BAHUR - denies relationship with Habash or PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) connection.] [Florida police spokesperson Richard WITT - believes money has been sent to Mideast.]

Rather, Dan;
Schlesinger, Richard

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