ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 10, 1978
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(Studio) Analysis of situation in Italy lending itself to ease of terrorist events like kidnapping in Rome of former premier Aldo Moro and his assassination. Mafia and remnants of fascism mentioned. Weakness of police and court systems in West Germany, Japan and Italy due to overcompensation for past excesses and to losses in World War II examined. Suspected outside training, perhaps by USSR in Czechoslovakia, of Italian terrorists noted. Israel's laws with regard to terrorism and its maintenance of democrat form of government cited as example
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
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