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Terrorism / Saudi Arabia, Morocco / Human Rights #729545

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 28, 2003
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: Brian Ross) The arrest in Saudi Arabia of 11 people in connection with the recent bombings in Riyadh & the start of the trial of suspects in the terrorist attack in Casablanca, Morocco, featured; photos shown of an Al Qaeda leader; details given of the death of a Morocco suspect in custody. [US Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Robert JORDAN†- says there is no indication this was a one-time attack.] [Former FBI agent Jack CLOONAN†- says the dead man will become a martyr.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Human rights group Amnesty International's criticism of the US violations in its war on terrorism quoted & its criticism of human rights abuses in Burundi, Colombia, Congo, Chechnya, Russia & Nepal noted.

Jennings, Peter;
Ross, Brian

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