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Cyprus hostage situation

Title
Cyprus hostage situation
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:02:42
Description
Unidentified male speaker on a hostage situation in which eleven people are being held captive by two men on a Cypriot jet thought to be flying to Beirut. Male interviewer not identified. (Possibly relating to an incident in 10/77 where eleven beauty pageant contestants were hijacked - see Times (14/10/77), p. 1).
Contributors
None Identified
Keywords
Terrorism; Lebanon; Beirut; Hostages; Cyprus; Aviation

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