• Short Summary

    This morning, the death penalty was executed by hanging, in front of the Semiramis Hotel in Damascus, on the three criminals Mouhammad Ali Hilmi Assaad Barkaoui / Mo '???

  • Description


    Various shots of the hanged, the Hotel building where the operation took place, the crowds.




    Initials


    I Have shipped you a film on the Semiramis Hotel assault, 80 ft, on 27/9, at 0700 to Rome then London via first place, on PA 111 E/L 070-0131 8936.
    I was not able to telex because the press was not allowed to use same. I beg you to correspond with me c/o Telex, since the cables are taking too much time to reach here. . I apologise for the three films and I do not really know why they were so. For this reason, I used to today's subject-matter KODAK in lieu of FUJI.
    I have received a cheque on 26/7 and another on 24/8. I am now in need of money.

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    Background: This morning, the death penalty was executed by hanging, in front of the Semiramis Hotel in Damascus, on the three criminals Mouhammad Ali Hilmi Assaad Barkaoui / Mo '???tassen Mohammed Assad Hassan Jayoussi / and Jabbar Mane' Darwish, who performed a terrorist operation inside the said Hotel, which resulted in the death of four people and the wounding of 24 others.

    The death penalty, issued by the State High Security Court, was ratified on the 26/9, by the President of the Republic.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA38N3LK1C5WJMQ1JYLLBRLJ9GN
    Media URN:
    VLVA38N3LK1C5WJMQ1JYLLBRLJ9GN
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/09/1976
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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