Armed with explosives, the terrorists demand the release of 500 Palestinian prisoners. The incident quickly turns into a high speed chase where Israeli military forces shoot out the tires of the bus ten miles north of the Egyptian border, forcing the bus to a stop. After long negotiations, Shin bet officers raid the bus, killing two of the assailants, capturing the other two, while freeing all hostages except for one soldier killed by Israeli fire during the raid.
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