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Terrorism / West Germany / Schleyer Funeral / Possible Somali Reward #491042

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 25, 1977
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(Studio) Funeral in West Germany for industrialist Hanns Martin Schleyer, who was killed last week after being kidnapped in September by unapprehended terrorists, noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Stuttgart, West Germany) Details of funeral at Saint Eberhard's Church in Stuttgart given, with mention of other terrorist victims, include slain pilot of hijacked Lufthansa jet. Remarks on terrorism by president Walter Scheel cited. Mrs. Schleyer and rest of family attend graveside service later in day. Funerals to be held for terrorists Andreas Baader, Gudrun Ensslin and Jan-Karl Rapse noted.
REPORTER: Fred Briggs

(Studio) permission from Somalia government allowing West German commando raid on hijacked Lufthansa plane at Mogadishu airport, and question raised re: possible reward for permission, noted. Reuters report with regard to unmarked cargo planes unloading at Mogadishu boxes which could contain small arms cited. Airline executive reported to say that beneath coat of paint, one of planes showed emblem of Condor Airliners, which is chief charter airliner of West Germany.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Reporter(s):
Briggs, Fred;
Chancellor, John
Duration:
00:02:40

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