• Short Summary

    THE MOTHER AND SISTER OF HIJACKER RAFFAELE MINICHIELLO ARRIVED AT ROME AIRPORT TODAY (THURSDAY), BRINGING WITH THEN A LAWYER TO LOOK INTO THE CASE OF THE 20-YEAR-OLD UNITED STATES MARINE WHO LAST WEEK BROUGHT OFF THE MOST SPECTACULAR AIRLINER HIJACK IN HISTORY.

  • Description

    THE MOTHER AND SISTER OF HIJACKER RAFFAELE MINICHIELLO ARRIVED AT ROME AIRPORT TODAY (THURSDAY), BRINGING WITH THEN A LAWYER TO LOOK INTO THE CASE OF THE 20-YEAR-OLD UNITED STATES MARINE WHO LAST WEEK BROUGHT OFF THE MOST SPECTACULAR AIRLINER HIJACK IN HISTORY.

    MARIA MINICHIELLO (50) AND HER 18-YEAR-OLD DAUGHTER ANNA HAD TO FIGHT THEIR WAY THROUGH A CROWD OF JOSTLING PHOTOGRAPHERS AND REPORTERS.

    THEN THEY GAVE AN IMPROMPTU PRESS CONFERENCE, BUT MRS. MINICHIELLO BROKE DOWN AS SHE TOOK THE MICROPHONE, AND SOBBED IN NEAPOLITAN DIALECT: "MY SON, EVERYTHING IS ALL RIGHT".

    THE LAWYER, MARVIN MITCHELSON, SAID HE HAD EVIDENCE TO SHOW MINICHIELLO'S ACTION RESULTED FROM EMOTIONAL FACTORS AND HIS EXPERIENCES IN VIETNAM.

    LATER THEY MET THE MARINE'S ELDERLY FATHER LUIGI MINICHIELLO, AGED 76, WHO RETURNED SEVERAL YEARS AGO TO LIVE IN ITALY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA93T4LNKRVCY9E90WVHOAOY617
    Media URN:
    VLVA93T4LNKRVCY9E90WVHOAOY617
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/11/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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