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Assassination / Boston #523926

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 05, 1982
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(Studio) No. of assassinations of Turkish diplomats by Armenian terrorists in recent years noted.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(No location given) Assassination of Orhan Gunduz, Turkish consul in Boston, Massachusetts, examined; Justice Commandos for Armenian Genocide reported claiming responsibility. Films shown. Composite draping of killer shown, described; March 22, 1982, bombing of Gunduz's import store recalled. Authorities said not commenting on report that Gunduz had anticipated his murder. [Turkish ambassador Sukru ELEKDAG - calls for crackdown on Armenian terrorists in US.] Current trial of Armenian accused of assassinating Turkish diplomat in Los Angeles mentioned.
REPORTER: Lee McCarthy, Artist: Liz Williams

Reporter(s):
McCarthy,, Lee;
Mudd, Roger
Duration:
00:01:40

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