Obama ups 9/11 security vigilance as threat detected

By REUTERS
September 9, 2011 03:06

WASHINGTON - US President Barack Obama on Thursday ordered US counter-terrorism forces to "redouble" their efforts to counter a possible terrorism threat surrounding the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.

"The president directed the counter-terrorism community to redouble its efforts in response to this credible but unconfirmed information," said a White House official.


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