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Iran / Hijacking #88522

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 09, 1984
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(Studio) Hijacking of Kuwaiti airliner to Iran reported ending; details given.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(London, England) Iranian security forces' ending of hijacking examined; films shown. [Voice of Tehran RADIO - notes terrorists' threats if demands aren't met by Kuwaiti government] [Voice of released flight engineer Neil BEESTON - describes experience.]
REPORTER: Greg Dobbs

(Studio) Criticism by President Reagan of Iran's lack of action against terrorists recalled; Secretary of State George Shultz's reaction today noted.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(NYC) Shultz's remarks about hijacking and terrorism, in address to Yeshiva Univ., examined. [SHULTZ - calls for international effort against terrorism.] [Iranian ambassador to United Nations Said Rajaie KEORASSANI - defs. Iran's handling of hijacking; attacks United States critics.]
REPORTER: Dennis Troute

Dobbs, Greg;
Donaldson, Sam;
Troute, Dennis

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