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Sabena Hijacking Trial #465686

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 02, 1972
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(Studio) Near Tel Aviv, Israel, 2 young Arab women on trial charged with helping hijack Belgian airline to Israel 3 mos. ego. 2 hijackers and passenger killed.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Tel Aviv, Israel) There is concern that a terrorist organization may make effort to free 2 women, perhaps with another hijack attempt. Security tight at trial and airports around the world. Hijacker Theresa Hollasai pleads not guilty; Rema Tanoose says she was kidnapped. Defense attorney claims he can't get hold of crucial witnesses (most in Lebanon) to verify her story. Long prison terms predicted.
REPORTER: David Burrington

Burrington, David;
Chancellor, John

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