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Kuwaiti hijacking ends

Title
Kuwaiti hijacking ends
Genre
News report
TX Date
20 Apr 1988
Year of production
1988
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Duration
00:01:03
Description
Linda Duffin looks back at the events of the hijacking of a Kuwait Airlines Boeing 747 which began on 05/04/88, now it has ended in Algiers. It had previously stoppped in Iran, been refused entry in Lebanon and stopped in Cyprus- where some hostages were killed.
Contributors
Linda Duffin
Keywords
Iran; Deaths; Terrorism; Aeroplanes; Hostages; Cyprus; Civil aircraft; Kuwait; Algeria; Kuwait Airlines; Algiers

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