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United States / Terrorism #68639

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 26, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(NYC) Arraignment of Eva Rosahn and others stemming from riot September 26, 1981, at JFK International Airport during arrival of South African rugby team reported; her possible connection with suspects arrested in recent Brink's armored car robbery noted. Arrest of Judith Clark, David Gilbert, Samuel Brown and Nathaniel Burns recalled. Films shown. [Burns' attorney William KUNSTLER claims client was beaten by police.] Link between Samuel Smith, killed in shoot-out with police, and Brink's robbery explained; Burns said allegedly linked with Black Panthers, Black Liberation Army and fugitive Joanne Chesimard. Details given. Officials noted investigating possibility that United States radicals receive training from outside govts., include Cuba.
REPORTER: Rita Sands, Artist: Jane Rosenberg

Robinson, Max;
Sands,, Rita

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