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Syria / Crisis #1126577

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 08, 2014
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Attorney General Eric Holder’s remarks on Syria’s civil war noted. [HOLDER – comments on the strategy of preventing potential terrorists from traveling to the war zone in Syria & Iraq.]

(London: Clarissa Ward) Alarm in Europe over the number of Westerners going to fight jihad in Syria featured; details given about the difficulty in monitoring jihadis and the role of social media. [Dutch intelligence leader Rob BERTHOLEE††- says when they come back they might become active as an attacker; says if you single out a leader you can know where to focus your attention.] The tracking of “swarms” of terrorists discussed.

Pelley, Scott;
Ward, Clarissa

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