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(Jordan: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Washington: Lisa Myers) The indictment of controversial professor Sami al-Arian of the University of South Florida, charged with being the US leader of the terror group Palestinian Islamic Jihad, featured; details given of the charges and evidence against al-Arian and seven others; video shown of al-Arian condemning America and Israel. [Being led into the courthouse, al-ARIAN – says it’s all about politics.] [Attorney General John ASHCROFT – says we make no distinction between those who carry out terrorist attacks and those who finance, manage or supervise them.] [NBC News terrorism analyst Steve EMERSON- says the indictment shows that al-Arian is raising money for terrorist operations.] [Al-Arian’s attorney Nicholas MATTASSINI- says al-Arian is a political prisoner.]
- Brokaw, Tom;
- Myers, Lisa
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