11th June, 1977 : Dutch Marines today stormed the train at Assen in which South Moluccan terrorists have been holding 55 hostages for record of 20 days. Six of the terrorists were killed and two of the hostages lost their lives in the hail of bullets which riddled the train in the dawn attack. In the school siege at Bovensmilde 15 miles away, four terrorists surrendered and their hostages were freed.

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