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North Holland / Moluccan Siege Over #48988

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 13, 1977
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(Studio) Hostages recovering; dead buried. Mood in Holland discussed. Reporter Bettina Gregory learns hostage actually grabbed Moluccan's gun at 1 point; details.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

(N. Holland) 106 children held hostage return to school this a.m. No Moluccan children attend school. Police to guard area between white and Moluccan communities for next 2 mos. [Hotel owner Fennie NOTENBOMER - says relations with Moluccans must be started again from ground up. Moluccans very frightened.] Moluccan community not repentant for their cause. More violence may result.
REPORTER: Jack Smith

Smith, Jack;
Walters, Barbara

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