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Terrorism Investigation / Detainees #650658

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 27, 2001
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Statement from Attorney General John Ashcroft about the number of people detained in the terrorism investigation reported.

(Washington: Pierre Thomas) Ashcroft's defense of the arrest and detention campaign featured; details given of charges filed against 104 in the hijacking attack. [ASHCROFT - says suspected terrorists will be kept locked up; states the arrests have prevented further attacks.] [Arab American Institution president James ZOBGY - criticizes the "big brother" aspect of detention.] [In Dearborn, Michigan, Middle Eastern MAN - comments.]

Jennings, Peter;
Thomas, Pierre

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