• Short Summary

    A special crime squad was formed in New York on Thursday (27 Jan) to track down those responsible for fire-bombing the offices of impresario, Mr.

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    SV Police outside TILT TO building
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    SV Broken windows on 20th floor PAN to other broken windows
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    SV Police vehicles outside
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    SV Rescue workers enter lift and other carrying blankets(2 shots)
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    SV Injured woman being carried out on stretcher
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    SV Sol Hurok in wheelchair being helped out by rescue workers
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    SV Injured woman being helped into ambulance
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    SV Woman being carried in chair
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    SV Stretcher being placed in ambulance
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    SV Ambulance drives away
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    Initials OS/2205 OS/2215



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A special crime squad was formed in New York on Thursday (27 Jan) to track down those responsible for fire-bombing the offices of impresario, Mr. Sol Hurok.

    Mr. Hurok is a noted importer of Soviet entertainers.

    The bombing occurred on Wednesday (26 Jan), killing a secretary and injuring thirteen people, including 83-year-old Mr. Hurok himself.

    About the time of the bombing, anonymous callers telephoned news organizations in New York with the message "cultural bridges will not be built over the bodies of Soviet Jews, Never Again".

    "Never Again" is a phrase used by the militant Jewish Defence League -- but a spokesman has denied responsibility for the bombings.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEJKRLKNBYEA9QQZQFUS2R7D5E
    Media URN:
    VLVAEJKRLKNBYEA9QQZQFUS2R7D5E
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/01/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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