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Peru / Lima Hostage Crisis / Talks #413778

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 11, 1997
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(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Report introduced.

(Lima: Lucia Newman) Preliminary negotiations between both sides in the Peru hostage crisis featured; photograph shown of talk participants rebel commander Roli Rojas, who escaped from prison in 1991 and his government counterpart Domingo Palermo. [Mediator Bishop Juan Luis CIPRIANI - comments.] The police presence around the Japanese diplomatic compound in Lima shown. [Political analyst Mirko LAUER - comments.] The irreconcilable points of view between the rebels and the government discussed.

Newman, Lucia;
Shaw, Bernard

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