• Short Summary

    Palestinian commandos yesterday (Friday) returned passports to about 100 of the hijack hostages held in Amman's Intercontinental Hotel.

  • Description

    Palestinian commandos yesterday (Friday) returned passports to about 100 of the hijack hostages held in Amman's Intercontinental Hotel. For an almost equal number--most of them women and children--there was temporary disappointment. Their passports were not returned because, apparently, of "organisational" difficulties.

    The passports were handed out in the hotel basement, where many of the hostages sheltered while commandos and Jordanian Army troops fought outside. Of three passengers interviewed, only one had received her passport back:

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABSL5X8HKIXF4RGR06WBDD21QF
    Media URN:
    VLVABSL5X8HKIXF4RGR06WBDD21QF
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/09/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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