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Saudi Arabia / Riyadh Bombing #741534

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Nov 09, 2003
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(Studio: Bob Woodruff) Report introduced.

(London: Richard Gizbert) The explosion at a housing compound in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, from a suicide car bombing featured; scenes shown of the devastation & the wounded Arabs in a hospital; details given about the foreign workers living in the compound & of the intelligence about the timing of an attack. [Asia Pacific Foundation M.J. GOHEL†- outlines the impact on the country.]

(Studio: Bob Woodruff) Report introduced.

(White House: Geoff Morrell) The intelligence warning of an attack in Saudi Arabia examined; details given of threat to both Saudi & American interests. [ABCNews consultant Jack CLOONAN†- calls the intelligence/attack "eerie"; states the more aggressive the Saudis get, the more the terrorists respond.] The question of the terrorism threat level in the US noted.

Reporter(s):
Woodruff, Bob;
Gizbert, Richard;
Morrell, Geoff
Duration:
00:04:10

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