• Short Summary

    All the crew and passengers of the Lufthansa airliner hijacked by Arab commandos, have now returned home.

  • Description

    All the crew and passengers of the Lufthansa airliner hijacked by Arab commandos, have now returned home. Most of the passengers were flown from Tripoli to Rome. The crew and three remaining passengers - an American, a Briton and a Turk - who were kept as hostages were later flown to Frankfurt.

    But as the hostages returned safely, Israel was protesting to West Germany about the deal by which their release had been secured in exchange for three Black September guerrillas, held since the killing of members of the Israeli olympic team at Munich. The criticism was described as unjust by the German government, and a spokesman, Herr Walter Von Ludigar, said:

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABMQB10X7Z9LMKIT41W0UQD12C
    Media URN:
    VLVABMQB10X7Z9LMKIT41W0UQD12C
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/10/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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