NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jan 26, 1985
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(Studio) President Reagan's claim that United States faces imminent threat from international terrorism noted.
REPORTER: Connie Chung
(Paris, France) Concern that assassination of General Rene Audran is beginning of terrorist campaign by Direct Action organization examined; films, photograph shown. Direct Action recalled recently announcing joining forces with Red Army Faction. Direct Action mentioned committed to attacks on NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) and United States ints., include Pershing II and cruise missiles in Europe; organization said linked as well with Fighting Communist Cells, responsible for past bombings of NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) oil pipeline and United States military center in Brussels. Possibility that Direct Action leader Jean Marc Rouillan and others are operating out of Belgium mentioned.
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