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Amsterdam / Caransa Kidnapping / Red Army #46327

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 28, 1977
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(Studio) Report on kidnapping in Amsterdam of millionaire Maurits Caransa allegedly by West German Red Army. Kidnap and murder by same group of Hanns Martin Schleyer noted.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Amsterdam, the Netherlands) Details with regard to witness' account of kidnapping and incrd. security in Netherlands noted. Background on Caransa, self-made millionaire since World War II, cited; comment he made on his wealth, mentioning driving Rolls-Royce, quoted. Details with regard to suspicion that Red Army is responsible for this terrorist act, as for kidnapping and murder of Schleyer, stated. Recent burial in West Germany of 3 top members of Baader-Meinhof terrorist group noted.
REPORTER: Bill Blakemore

Blakemore, Bill;
Reasoner, Harry

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