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Air France Hijacking / Reaction #44180

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 30, 1976
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(Studio) Palestinian hijackers release 47 hostages.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Paris, France) Hostages fly to Paris. Most were women, children, old or ill. France has indicated it wouldn't give in to terrorist demands and Israel's usual policy is not to give in.
REPORTER: Lou Cioffi

(Studio) Uganda President Idi Amin says talks with hijackers deadlocked. Hijackers demand release of 53 freedom fighters from 5 cntrys.' jails by Thursday or they'll kill hostages and blow up plane. France and West Germany refuse demands.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Tel Aviv, Israel) Premier Yitzhak Rabin leads another Israeli cabinet session. Foreign minister Yigal Allon expresses satisfaction at stands of other cntrys. Relatives demand information about hostages. [Carter foreign policy adviser Zbigniew BRZEZINSKI - says international morality has declined. Act is outrageous and deplorable.] Israel says terrorism is world problem that must be met by unified policy.
REPORTER: Bill Seamans

Cioffi, Lou;
Reasoner, Harry;
Seamans, Bill

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