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Italy / Urban Violence #53803

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 11, 1978
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(Rome, Italy) Strike of urban terrorists in Italy again said not surprising. Italian manager of American Chemical Bank reported shot in legs. Escape of attackers noted. Assassination of Aldo Moro, and escape of killers, reported Grave site film shown. Criticism of police reported.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Rome, Italy) Police efforts to stop violence reported Film shown. Search of bldgs., occupied by known leftists reported 10 more said indicted as Red Brigades suspects. Fruitlessness of arrests thus far noted. Jokes about police reported Competition among several national police forces said problem. [Edward, "Avanti" newspaper, Paolo VITTORELLI - speaks of problem.] Hanns Martin Schleyer death recalled; likewise, elusiveness of Patty Hearst.
REPORTER: Greg Dobbs

Dobbs, Greg;
Jennings, Peter

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