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  • November 19, 2002  

    Secretary of Transportation Norman Mineta discusses the changing state of air travel security and the implementation of federal security screeners at all commercial airports in the United States. Continue reading

  • November 18, 2002   BY Admin 

    A team of top United Nations weapons officials and logistics experts arrived in Baghdad Monday to lay the groundwork for the resumption of international inspections for the first time in four years. Continue reading

  • November 18, 2002  

    The Pentagon has launched plans to create a computer surveillance system to sift through personal information as a way of tracking down terrorists, which critics warn may lead to violations of privacy. Continue reading

  • November 15, 2002   BY Admin 

    The FBI warned Friday that al-Qaida may be planning a "spectacular" attack against the United States, intended to inflict "mass casualties" and cause "severe damage" to the economy. Continue reading

  • November 15, 2002  

    As Congress considers a variety of bills aimed at helping the nation protect itself against future terrorist attacks, analysts debate the need for terrorism insurance legislation. Continue reading

  • November 14, 2002  

    Ray Suarez discusses U.S. preparations for a potential future terrorist attack with three security specialists. Continue reading

  • November 13, 2002   BY Admin 

    Saddam Hussein’s government on Wednesday accepted a United Nations resolution calling on Iraq to eliminate its alleged weapons of mass destruction and readmit U.N. weapons inspectors. Continue reading

  • November 13, 2002   BY Admin 

    Mohammed Al-Douri, Iraq’s ambassador to the United Nations, talks with reporters about his country’s decision to accept a U.N. resolution requiring Iraq to disarm and readmit weapons inspectors. Continue reading

  • November 13, 2002   BY Admin 

    The upper house of Russia’s parliament on Wednesday passed new media restrictions allowing authorities to exert more control over the reporting of terrorist attacks and major crises like last month’s Moscow theater hostage standoff. Continue reading

  • November 13, 2002  

    Margaret Warner discusses the significance of a new audio tape said to be from Osama bin Laden with three terrorism experts. Continue reading