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(Studio: Brian Williams) State Department warning against travel to Saudi Arabia due to signs of terror threats aimed at Western interests, including commercial aircraft, noted.
(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) A terror threat, uncovered during Saudi raids on Al Qaeda cells, prompting Great Britain’s suspension of British Airways flights to Saudi Arabia featured; details given about Iran’s harboring of Al Qaeda leaders, who are wanted by the Saudis; scenes shown of prayer services for Saudi police officers killed in the raids. [British Airways security director Geoff WANT- announces the suspension of services.] [EXPERT – says they could have been planning hijacking or sabotage of an airplane.] [Michael LEVINE- rejects the idea of putting Al Qaeda criminals on trial in Iran.]
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- Williams, Brian;
- Mitchell, Andrea
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