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Terrorism Plot #1002149

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 09, 2011
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) A new terrorism threat as the 10th anniversary of September 11, 2001, nears introduced.

(New York: Brian Ross) The details of the information about a terrorism threat involving vehicles featured; details given about the development by the CIA of information about a vehicle bomb to be used in New York City or Washington, DC; scenes shown of roadblocks in NYC. [Former counterterrorism official Richard CLARKE†- says it {the report} is just one source.] [Vice President Joe BIDEN - comments on a possible car bomb.] [Representative Dutch RUPPERSBERGER†, New York City Mayor Michael BLOOMBERG†- comment on the threat.]

(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The race against time at Homeland Security to find the travelers who came to the US from Dubai featured; details given about the intelligence analysis to identify suspects. [FBI agent James McJUNKIN†, former intelligence agent John MILLER†, former counterterrorism agent Jack CLOONAN†- comment on the threat and how it is being handled.]

(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(New York: Jim Avila) The role of average Americans in detecting terrorism threats examined; details given about what to watch for this weekend in public places. [Former police chief Bill BRATTON†- offers security advice.] [On the street, MAN - reacts.]

Sawyer, Diane;
Ross, Brian;
Thomas, Pierre;
Avila, Jim

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