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CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 02, 1996
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(Studio: Arthur Kent) Arrest by a British anti-terrorist squad of a French national deemed to be a member of an Islamic terrorist organization called the Islamic Salvation Front reported.

(London: Richard Blystone) The passage by the British government of a new package of police powers to deal with Irish terrorism featured; the somewhat Draconian measures detailed. [British home secretary Michael HOWARD - shows off a small bomb.] The prospects of an IRA (Irish Republican Army) attack on the 80th anniversary of the Easter Uprising noted. [Irish independent Bernard PURCELL, Labor home affairs spokesman Jack STRAW - comment.]

Reporter(s):
Blystone, Richard;
Kent, Arthur
Duration:
00:02:40

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