• Short Summary

    The bodies of the five Palestinian guerrillas, who died during the gun battle in which their nine Israeli hostages also died last week, were flown from Munich to Libya on Monday (11 September).

  • Description

    1.
    GV & SV Boxes carried into aircraft (3 shots)
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    2.
    SV Police armoured vehicle stands by
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    3.
    SV & CU Charter pilot leaves aircraft (3 shots)
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    4.
    SCU PAN Libyan officials board aircraft
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    5.
    LV PAN aircraft takes off
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    Initials BB/1730 DME/MR/BB/1800


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    Background: The bodies of the five Palestinian guerrillas, who died during the gun battle in which their nine Israeli hostages also died last week, were flown from Munich to Libya on Monday (11 September).

    Negotiations for the release of the bodies were conducted by a Libyan delegation headed by Mr. Ibrahim el Ghoel, a prominent newspaperman and a member of Libya's Socialist Union.

    Frum Munich, the bodies were flow to Tripoli, where it is reported, they were to be buried after a funeral service on Tuesday (12 September) in the Bourguiba Mosque. However, unconfirmed reports from Cairo say the bodied may be taken to Egypt for burial.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3QC2BBG7TQ2YP70TUH5O9L3VV
    Media URN:
    VLVA3QC2BBG7TQ2YP70TUH5O9L3VV
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/09/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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