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South Korea / Airplane Bombing #558753

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jan 15, 1988
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Terrorist reported admitting ordered by North Korean government to plant bomb on KAL flight. Report introduced.

(Seoul, South Korea: Keith Miller) Terrorist Kim Hyon Hui shown admitting to bombing on South Korean television in Seoul. Kim quoted regarding life as agent and motive behind bombing. Kim's arrest and unsuccessful suicide attempt reviewed; scenes shown. [N. Korean official in Tokyo, Japan, PAIL Han Gi - denies involvement in bombing.] South Koreans noted being outraged by terrorism. Rangoon, Burma and Seoul airport bombings reviewed; scenes shown. Olympic games mentioned jeopardized by bombing.

Reporter(s):
Miller, Keith;
Utley, Garrick
Duration:
00:02:10

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