Members of a riot police squad prepare for storming into the Kitabatake branch of Mitsubishi Bank in Osaka, western Japan, Jan. 26, 1979, after a man with a rifle took more than 30 employees and customers of the branch hostage. The suspect shot dead two police officers and two bank employees, before being shot to death by the police two days later. (Jiji Press)
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Workers, Customers Taken Hostage at Mitsubishi Bank Branch
Members of a riot police squad prepare for storming into the Kitabatake branch of Mitsubishi Bank in Osaka, western Japan, Jan. 26, 1979, after a man with a rifle took more than 30 employees and customers of the branch hostage. The suspect shot dead two police officers and two bank employees, before being shot to death by the police two days later. (Jiji Press)

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Source: Jiji Press
Date: 26 Jan 1979
Location: Osaka Osaka Japan
Credit: Jiji Press
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