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NBC Evening News for Friday, Sep 12, 1986
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Andrea Mitchell) Kidnapping of American Univ. employee Joseph Cicippio in Beirut, Lebanon, reported; details given, scenes shown. [Helen FAZIO - recalls bro.'s determination.] Recent abduction of Frank Reed in Beirut recalled; hostage William Buckley mentioned believed dead. Release of hostages Benjamin Weir and Lawrence Jenco mentioned. [Peggy SAY - wants President Reagan and administration to exert same effort for Lebanon hostages as for Nicholas Daniloff.] [In videotape, Eric JACOBSEN - appeals to captors for prisoners' release.] Admin.'s reaction to comparison of Daniloff case with Beirut captives described.

Brokaw, Tom;
Mitchell, Andrea

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