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Terrorism / Saudi Arabia / Al Qaeda #728728

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 17, 2003
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Report introduced.

(Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: Tom Fenton) The fear of terrorism in Saudi Arabia after the Riyadh bombings featured; scenes shown from Riyadh of the bombed-out sites; details given about the sense of insecurity held by foreigners living in Saudi Arabia. [South African Eugene BRAND†, US businessman Tim YOUNG†- say we thought we were safe.] [Three ARABS - express anger {over the attacks.}]

(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Report introduced.

(Studio: Randall Pinkston) The state of Al Qaeda examined; map shown of worldwide "soft target" attacks attributed to Al Qaeda. [International Inst. for Strategic Studies Jonathan STEVENSON†- says the Al Qaeda threat to US territory has been contained.] [In radio address, President BUSH - says we are hunting down Al Qaeda killers.] [Harvard terrorism expert Jessica STERN†- says Al Qaeda is proving adaptable.] The view that some of the terrorist attacks are spawned in Iran noted.

Mitchell, Russ;
Fenton, Tom;
Pinkston, Randall

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