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Terrorism / Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Kenya / Jenkins Interview #728641

CNN Evening News for Saturday, May 17, 2003
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The US arrest of two suspected Al Qaeda agents believed to have been sent to conduct surveillance activities; the detention of 27 people in Morocco after a series of five bombings in Casablanca; the US State Department warning about a possible terror attack in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, and Israel’s cancellation of flights to Kenya due to terror threats reported; scenes shown of wrecked buildings in Casablanca. Live interview held with terrorism analyst Brian Jenkins† about the global threat of terrorism. [JENKINS – comments on the reorganization of Al Qaeda; talks about how the organization is able to recruit new members; says they have to carry out attacks in order to recruit; comments on Muslim victims in attacks; says this unrest will continue for years.]

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