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France / Paris Subway Terrorist Bombing / Laird Interview #404393

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 03, 1996
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(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Report introduced.

(Paris: Peter Humi) Explosion of a terrorist bomb at a Paris subway station featured; scenes shown from the site. [WITNESS - describes what happened.] [French President Jacques CHIRAC (thru translator) - reacts to the attack.] The series of bombings last year that were linked to the Algerian fundamentalist group the GIA recalled.

(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Interview held with French analyst Robbin Laird about the bombings. [LAIRD - explains the difficulty for the police in trying to prevent these kinds of bombings; says the terrorism may be linked to the Algerian referendum; indicates that the French government must try to isolate this incident.]

Humi, Peter;
Shaw, Bernard

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