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A Closer Look (Trouble in the Kingdom) #728386

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 13, 2003
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) A closer look at the kingdom of Saudi Arabia introduced.

(State Department: Martha Raddatz) The likelihood that the bombing in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, came about because of Saudi cooperation with the US examined; details given of the economic & population problems in Saudi Arabia. [Center for Strategic & International Studies Judith KIPPER†- says by hitting foreigners the Saudis are put in the same boat with the US in the war on terrorism.] [Former CIA chief Bob BAER†- comments on Saudi Arabia & the royal family, which has made a "deal with the devil."] [Saudi Inst. executive director Ali al-AHMED†- says we have young people with no prospects, so they learn to hate.]

Jennings, Peter;
Raddatz, Martha

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