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Terrorism / Al Qaeda Threat #761335

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 01, 2004
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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Orr) Warning from the Department of Homeland Security that Al Qaeda is targeting US financial institutions examined; details given about the five sites in New York, New Jersey & Washington, DC, the source of the intelligence information of the Al Qaeda surveillance of the five locations & of the dangers from large truck bombs. [Secretary of Homeland Security Tom RIDGE - comments on the quality of the intelligence reports.]

(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(New York: Randall Pinkston) Stepped-up security in New York City due to the coming Republican National Convention as well as the threat to financial institutions examined. [New Jersey Governor James McGREEVEY - comments on security inspections.] [New York City Mayor Michael BLOOMBERG†- says we will protect the city.] [Kroll, Inc., security expert Bill VORLICEK†- points out the bad guys only have to be lucky once.] [Anti-terrorism expert Robert STRANG†- reacts to the threat.]

Roberts, John;
Orr, Bob;
Pinkston, Randall

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