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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 18, 1986
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Prime Min. Jacques Chirac's comment on terrorist bombings in Paris quoted.

(Paris, France: Jim Bittermann) Funeral for police ofr., victim of recent bombing, noted; scenes shown. Incrd. security measures in wake of terrorist bombings considered. Perceived role of jailed terrorist Georges Ibrahim Abdallah thought responsible for assassinations of United States military attache Charles Ray and Israeli diplomat Yacov Barsimantov, discussed. [Abdallah's attorney Jacques VERGES - claims deal client made with authorities wasn't honored.]

(NYC: Mike Jensen) Impact of Paris bombings on United States tourism examined; details given, scenes shown. [PEOPLE - will avoid Paris.] [Travel agent Rhonda DEBERRY - notes decrd. interest in European trips.] [Travel agent Sharon SIMMS-MOORE - describes group's cancellations.] [TOURIST - describes security precautions in Paris.] [Tour GUIDE - comments on cancellations.] [WOMAN - reacts to returning from Paris.]

Bittermann, Jim;
Brokaw, Tom;
Jensen, Mike

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