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Terrorism / Worldwide Alert / Al Qaeda #1049264

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 04, 2013
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(Studio: Byron Pitts) Report introduced.

(Washington: Martha Raddatz) The closing of US embassies in the Middle East and north Africa due to an Al Qaeda in Yemen terrorism threat examine; details given about the intercepts calling for a big, significant attack in Yemen, the White House coordination of intelligence about surgically implanted device and efforts to avert a strike. [On "This Week," Representative Dutch RUPPERSBERGER†- talks about the information about a major attack.] [Representative Peter KING - calls it a wakeup call.]

(Studio: Byron Pitts) Report introduced.

(Cairo: Nick Schifrin) The embassy closings in the Arab world and new defenses featured; scenes shown from Yemen and Cairo; details given about a Marine force. [Former ambassador Ronald NEUMANN†- says more security is available.] [MAN - comments.]

Pitts, Byron;
Raddatz, Martha;
Schifrin, Nick

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