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Al Qaeda Plot Admitted on Jordanian TV

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Al Qaeda Plot Admitted on Jordanian TV

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Al Qaeda Plot Admitted on Jordanian TV

Al Qaeda Plot Admitted on Jordanian TV

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Jordan television airs a videotape of four Arabs confessing they were involved in an al Qaeda-backed plot to blow up the U.S. embassy and other installations in Amman. The alleged plotters said they intended to use chemical as well as conventional weapons. Jordanian officials say tens of thousands might have died if the conspiracy had succeeded. NPR's Peter Kenyon reports.

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