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Airport Security / Arab Americans #417837

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Jul 17, 1997
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(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Criticism by a group of Arab Americans of plans to selectively screen passengers at United States airports reported. [Arab-American Anti-Discrimination Committee president Hala MAKSOUD - says Arabs are being scapegoated.]

(Studio: Hilary Bowker) Report introduced.

(Atlanta: David George) The question of whether airplane security has improved in the wake of the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 and the possible bombing of Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) Flight 800 examined; details given of tightened security at US airports and the FAA's push for new safety technology. Recommendations that have still not been implemented listed.

(Studio: Bernard Shaw) The gathering on the shores of Long Island shown again.

Bowker, Hilary;
George, David;
Shaw, Bernard

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