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Terrorism / Airplanes / Saudi Arabia Plot #735364

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 13, 2003
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(Studio: Claire Shipman) State Department warning against travel to Saudi Arabia after a "credible threat" to planes noted.

(London's Heathrow Airport: Jim Sciutto) The evidence in Saudi Arabia of a plot to attack a British airliner at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh examined; scenes shown of recent bombings in Riyadh. [Saudi Embassy spokesman Adel al-JUBEIR†- says it was an Al Qaeda operation.] [British Airways safety & security director Geoff WANT†- says service to Britain is suspended.] [Asia-Pacific Foundation M.J. GOHEL†- says Saudi Arabia is doing too little too late.]

Shipman, Claire;
Sciutto, Jim

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