NBC Evening News for Monday, May 27, 1985
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REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Rome, Italy) Opening of conspiracy trial examining attempted assassination of Pope John Paul II by Mehmet Ali Agca examined; his irrational outburst, claiming to be Jesus Christ, described, shown. Prosecution and defense arguments regarding accused Bulgarians outlined; defense Sergei Antonov mentioned, shown. Agca's claim that defense Omar Bagci supplied the gun noted.
REPORTER: Keith Miller
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