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Paris / Iraqi Embassy Shooting #499984

NBC Evening News for Monday, Jul 31, 1978
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(Studio) Hostage incident at Iraqi embassy in Paris noted; shoot-out between French police and embassy guards as arrested terrorist is being led away stated.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Paris, France) Departure of one terrorist prior to siege of embassy reported; other's demand for release of woman arrested in London in connection with attempted assassination of Iraqi ambassador to Britain noted. Details of siege and terrorist's agreement to surrender given; is reported that this is 1st such incident since European summit agreement to get tough with terrorists. Iraqi guards' shooting at French police and terrorist described. Deaths in shoot-out and wounding of terrorist and Arab League official cited.
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Jamieson, Bob
Duration:
00:02:20

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