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10-14-1977 Hijackers Hold 91 in Jetliner (UPI)

PDF: 10-14-1977 Hijackers Hold 91 in Jetliner (UPI)

3-5-1975 Politician Free Unhurt (AP)

Peter Lorenz is released unharmed after prisoners fly to freedom in Yemen. PDF: 3-5-1975 Politician Free Unhurt

3-4-1975 Guerrillas Land in Yemen with West Berlin Captive (AP)

Article on the flight to Yemen of the terrorists and guarantor Pastor Heinrich Albertz as well as a short piece on talks between Federal Government ministers and then Canadian premier Trudeau.  PDF: 3-4-1976 Guerrillas Land in Yemen with West Berlin Captive

4-25-1975 German Terrorists Captured After Embassy Bomb Attack (UPI)

United Press International story in the April 25, 1975 edition of the Montreal Gazette, providing coverage of the aftermath of the disastrous Red Army Faction takeover of the West German Embassy in Stockholm. As with many article of the era, it perpetuates common misconceptions about the group (such as Ulrike Meinhof being the leader). PDF: German Terrorists [read all]