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Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) Hijacker Arrested #552659

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 15, 1987
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Frankfurt, West Germany: Brian Stewart) Arrest here of suspected TWA flight 847 hijacker Mohammed Hamadei reported; 1985 hijacking to Beirut and murder of Navy seaman Robert Stethem reviewed. [State Department spokesperson Charles REDMAN - notes extradition procedure has begun.] Monday's arrest of terrorist suspect in Milan said possibly linked to Hamadei.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) West German law pertaining to Hamadei's extradition noted.

(DC: Carl Stern) Legal process involved discussed. Impact of Hamadei's arrest on Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) flight attendant Uli Derickson described.

Brokaw, Tom;
Stern, Carl;
Stewart, Brian

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