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NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 26, 2004
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Lisa Myers) The uncovering of a terror plot by Al Qaeda-linked militants to launch a deadly chemical attack in Jordan featured; animation shown of how the scheme targeting intelligence buildings and the US embassy in Amman would be carried out. [Terror suspect Azmi al-JAYOUSI†† {thru translator} – describes his training in Iraq under terrorist Abu Mussab al-Zarqawi.] [Terror SUSPECT {thru translator} – comments on being recruited into the cell.] [Terrorism expert Steve EMERSON†- notes the sophistication of the plot and the vast amount of chemicals prepared for the explosion.] [Chem-bio weapons expert Jonathan TUCKER†- says these attacks are growing ever more sophisticated & audacious.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Myers, Lisa

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