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Terrorism / Security Scares / Britain Plot #840506

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 16, 2006
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer; Washington: Bob Orr) The security scare aboard a United Airlines flight from London, England, to the US when a woman created a disturbance, and the concern in Seattle over shipping containers from Pakistan discussed; scenes shown of the United plane in Boston and the port in Seattle.

(Studio: Bob Schieffer; London: Sheila MacVicar) The ruling in Britain that the police may continue to hold the suspects in the plot to blow up transatlantic airliners with liquid bombs, the investigation into Rashid Rauf’s role and his links to Al Qaeda operative Abu Hamza Rabia††, who was killed in Pakistan last year in a US Predator strike, discussed; scenes shown from Asorai, Pakistan.

Reporter(s):
Schieffer, Bob;
Orr, Bob;
MacVicar, Sheila
Duration:
00:03:10

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