New Details on Shoe Bomb Threat

Officials are concerned about al Qaeda in Yemen.
3:00 | 02/20/14

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Now, next, we turn to late-breaking news on the terror warning we reported last night, about explosives possibly con sealed in shoes and cosmetics on airplanes. Pierre Thomas has the latest on that. Reporter: ABC news has learned that Al Qaeda in Yemen, the terror group hello bent on attacking the U.S. Home land was behind yesterday's new warning about shoe bombs. We also learned tonight that the U.S. Government has discovered a secret plan by the terror group to recruit Americans and europeans to go to Syria to get terrorist training and then return to attack the west. Officials are deeply concerned, because Al Qaeda in Yemen has been committed to attacking the U.S. Home land. It's the group behind two underwear bomb plots. And a plan to blow U.S. Cargo planes over U.S. Cities. Fighters from some 50 countries gravitated to Syria. Reporter: In response to the recruitment campaign, the U.S. Government and european counterparts are developing a plan to track the recruits. Fresh details from Pierre Thomas. Now, we move to olympics in

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