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A Closer Look (Embassy Security) #181654

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 11, 1998
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Statistics on United States diplomatic missions and personnel overseas outlined on screen.

(Ottawa: James Walker) The United States embassy being constructed in downtown Ottawa, Canada, examined; details given as to how the plans violated State Department security rules drawn up in the 1980s. [Security expert David HARRIS - questions the location.] Prior terrorist acts in Ottawa noted. [Earlier project opponent Silva GELBERT - comments.]

(Studio: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(New York: John Miller) The Diplomatic Security Service, which is responsible for protecting diplomats and embassies abroad, featured; details given of their operating processes; scenes shown of agents in training. [Mobil Security Division Bruce TULLY, DSS special agent Michael DARMIENTO - cite operations.]

Gibson, Charles;
Miller, John;
Walker, James

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