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Italy / Kidnappings #528104

NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 19, 1983
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(Studio) Grisly message from kidnappers of mother and son, Anna Bulgari Calissoni and Giorgio Calissoni, said found in trashcan.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Rome, Italy) Police reported certain severed ear is that of 16-yr.-old Giorgio Calissoni. Rash of kidnappings in Italy noted. Sarah Nicoli, shown, reported freed after ransom paid. Infants said becoming targets also. Mother of kidnapped child shown. Giani Bulgari, kidnapped in 1975, said released after paying ransom of $2 million. Bulgari shown. [BULGARI - says Italy's inability to control kidnapping is disgrace.] Italian judge said blocking assets of Bulgari to prevent paying of ransom. Tactic said not satisfactory to families of victims.
REPORTER: Keith Miller

Brokaw, Tom;
Miller, Keith

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