Bombings, Anti - Semitism, Libya Aid Stir France
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ticipated in the Yom Kippur return the Mirages while he nected with my visit in
THAN ANY FORD DEALER
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still "needs them."
IN THE STATE OF MICHIGAN.
In particular, the PLO said
In a letter addressed to the
I IN TURN IN 1974 SOLD AND
Political circles here be-
"the Zionists" were behind
Libyan government, S a d a t
LEASED MORE NEW FORDS THAN
the desecration of the Me- lieve that the French govern- reveals that the Mirages
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morial to the Jewish Martyr, ment's decision to study the
THERE MUST BE A REASON — WHY!!!
and the anti-Jewish inscrip- entire issue of arms sales to were in Egypt at the time
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tions in the Paris Jewish the Arabs was taken after a of the Yom Kippur War dur-
ing which they were used by
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Egyptian pilots. Sadat adds
In spite of the PFLP com- at Wednesday's government that the planes "are still Summer Stock
muniques and denials, the halt to all deliveries of arms needed as the war (with Is-
French police are continuing and spare parts to Libya. It rael) is not yet over and
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ficials say that all clues are defense promised to present
The French press high-
being followed. The crimi- concrete recommendations on
nal police has called back this subject at the next gov- lighted the Sadat report
f r o m vacation additional
ward moment for the French
numbers of detectives ernment session.
The Franco-Libyan con- government—At the time of
following instructions from
Minister of Interior Michel tract for the sale of 110 Egyptian foreign minister
Poniatovsky who reportedly Mirages contained an article Ismail •Fahmi's visit here
ordered police to "use all forbidding Libya to hand and while Egypt and France a
means available to them to over to any third country the plan to further strengthen v;
trace the culprits and bring French-made planes or to en- their ties.
Fahmi said Wednesday
them to justice." Poniatov- gage them in the Middle East
sky, police sources say, told conflict. France's self-im- when questioned about the
the Paris police commission- posed embargo regulations incident, that it was "—pure-
er that President Giscard specify that no arms can be ly inter-Arab affair, uncon-
himself has asked to be in- sold or supplied to any
formed of all possible de- country actively participating
in the Middle East war.
A few days after the Yom
The European Bureau of
the J e w i s h Telegraphic Kippur War broke out, Israel
Agency was threatened with charged Libya with having
"explosion and execution" by engaged its Mirages in the
a secret right-Wing organiza- fighting.
NEW YORK (JTA) — Two
Israeli ambassador in Par-
tion. A man claiming to
speak for the organization, is, Asher Ben-Natan called a Jewish Defense League mem-
"Deliverance," t old JTA special press conference to bers were each sentenced to
duty editor Reine Silber, say that Israel has shot down a year in prison by a federal
"slogans, explosions and exe- five Libyan Mirages and has judge July 31 for refusing to
cutions. The Jews out of the captured two Egyptian pilots testify last year at the trial co
country," When Ms. Silber who had flown them. The of two associates accused of o r
told him to repeat the mes- two Egyptians, Ben-Natan bombing the Manhattan offi-
sage, he hung up. The JTA said, had told the Israelis ces of the late impresario Sol
informed F r e n c h security that they had been trained Hurok.
under Libyan identities at a
The defendants, Richard
about the threat.
The "Deliverance" group, French air base near Dijon. Huss, 18, of Staten Island,
The following day, Oct. 10, and Jeffrey Smilow, 20, of
believed to consist of neo-
Nazis, smeared violent anti- 1973, French Minister of In- Brooklyn, refused to testify
Semitic slogans on Paris terior Joseph Comiti said, because "of solidarity with
"The only Mirages used in friends and for religious rea-
walls several months ago.
The explosion which dam- the Middle East War are sons," according to their
Lauder's is keeping
aged the offices of FSJU those belonging to Israel." On lawyer.
company with some
e a r l y Saturday morning
Because the two refused to
big names these
might also be connected with ment denied Israel's charge testify, the fire-bombing trial
days. It's the good
the JTA which used to be and the French foreign min- was aborted and the accused
honest Scotch at a
housed in its early days in istry released a report from JDL members were set free.
good honest Scotch
the French military attache The attack on Jan. 26, 1972,
the FSJU building.
dollar price. You
Similar explosions also oc- in Tel Aviv saying that "Is- at Hurok Concerts, Inc., and
curred at the same time in rael has not submitted any Columbia Artists Manage-
can buy Lauder's
front of the offices of two evidence to its claims." One ment Company killed one wo-
for a song.
right-wing papers, "L'Au- month later, Libyan Presi- man and injured seven oth-
S It 26
rore" and "Minute." Neither dent Muammar Qaddafi of- ers.
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paper is directly connected ficially denied the claim in
with either Israel or with an interview with 'Le
Dollar (Crown) minted
Jewish affairs although both Monde."
After a man reaches the
Tuesday night the issue be-
papers generally have a pro-
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Israel policy. Unconfirmed came a public scandal as high water mark in this life
reports said that bombs President Sadat accused the he has to hustle just to keep
similar to those w h i c h Libyans of wanting him to his head above water.
wrecked the FSJU offices
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