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Hijacking / Algeria / Kuwait #320724

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Apr 16, 1988
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Algiers, Algeria: Bill McLaughlin) Announcement by hijackers of Kuwaiti plane now in Algeria that they want to fly to another country reported; scenes shown of meeting between terrorists and reporters Reiteration by hijackers of demand to releasejailed terrorists in Kuwait reported ["New York Times" journalist Youssef IBRAHIM - explains hijackers' demands for refueling of plane.] Future of crisis situation examined.

(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Kuwait: Mark Phillips) Kuwait's concern over hijacking situation featured; details given, scenes shown. [Released hostage Mohamed ASHKANANI - says hijackers will wait.] [At Kuwaiti mosque, MAN - says convicted terrorists should be executed.] Kuwait's stance reviewed. [MAN - says hijackers will have to give up.]

McLaughlin, Bill;
Phillips, Mark;
Schieffer, Bob

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