October 10, 1985 in History
Event:
U.S. fighter jets force Egyptian plane carrying hijackers of Italian ship Achille Lauro to land in Italy, gunmen are placed in custody



Related Topics:
Achille
Carrying
custody
Egyptian
fighter
force
gunmen
hijackers
Italian
Italy
Jets
land
Lauro
placed
plane
Ship

Related Year:
1985

Related Events:
October 10


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