CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 07, 1997
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(Studio: Dan Rather) United States troops in Saudi Arabia said on a heightened state of alert.
(Prince Sultan Air Force Base; Saudi Arabia: Tom Fenton) The danger to US troops stationed in Saudi Arabia examined; details given of their new, almost invisible profile and ultra-tight security; scenes shown of the "empty quarter." [Base commander Brigadier General Dan DICK - says his obsession is security; comments on the threat to the Americans.] [Dhahran survivor sergeant William SINE, sergeant John McCARTHY, sergeant Art BISBEE, S/sergeant Dan STATION, pilot John TRAETTINO - remember the Dhahran Tower bombing; talk about increased security and their lives in the desert.]
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