CNN Evening News for Friday, Jun 20, 2003
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(Studio: Kate Snow) Report introduced.
(Studio: David Ensor) Intelligence information indicating an imminent Al Qaeda terrorist threat to the US Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya, featured; scenes shown of previous terrorist attacks in Kenya. [State Department spokesman Philip REEKER- says east Africa has been an area of terrorist attacks.] The sighting in Kenya of Al Qaeda operative Fazul Abdullah Mohammed in May & the intense US counterterrorism efforts in & around Kenya recalled. The theory as to why Al Qaeda would go after the now-fortified Embassy discussed.
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