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Terrorism / Army Base Plot #998596

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 28, 2011
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Killeen, Texas: Ryan Owens) The arrest of Pvt. Nasire Abdo† for plotting a terrorist attack near the Ft. Hood Army base in Texas featured; details given about the 2009 attack at Ft. Hood by Nadal Hasan and how Abdo was stopped by former police officer Greg Ebert†. [ABDO - speaks about being deployed.] [Killeen police Chief Dennis BALDWIN†- comments on the case.] [Gun shop clerk EBERT - comments on Abdo's store purchase.]

(Studio: Diane Sawyer; Washington: Pierre Thomas) The lack of evidence of a larger plot, the prior police investigation in this lone wolf case and his possible ties to Anwar al-Awlaki discussed.

Sawyer, Diane;
Owens, Ryan;
Thomas, Pierre

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