German terrorists commit suicide in prison

Title
German terrorists commit suicide in prison
Genre
News report
TX Date
27 Oct 1977
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:02:06
Description
John Chadwick reports on the controversy in West Germany over how the Baader-Menhof guerillas obtained guns in prison and were then able to commit suicide. Report just published gives few answers but says more checks on prisoners should have been made. Radios and explosives were found in the cells. Political furore over revelations.
Contributors
John Chadwick
Keywords
Deaths; Suicide; Terrorism; Prisons; Red Army Faction; Hostages; Security; Hanns-Martin Schleyer; Baader-Meinhof group; Germany FR

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