NBC Evening News for Friday, Dec 29, 1972
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(Studio) 4 Arab terrorists who seized Israeli embassy in Bangkok today flown to Cairo, Egypt. Accompanied by 3 officials. After landing went into seclusion. Terrorists seized 6 hostages in Israeli embassy, but talked out of killing them by government officials who offered them safe passage to Egypt in exchange for hostages.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Bangkok, Thailand) Egyptian ambassador under pressure from his country and Thailand to get Arabs to give up hostages. [Israeli Ambassador Shiman AVIMOR - says was tied up 18 hrs.] [Ruth HADASS - describes Arab takeover of embassy.]
REPORTER: Liz Trotta
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