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  6/30/2014, Tammuz 2, 5774

U.S. Worried About Syria Threat to Commercial Flights

The Obama administration is concerned that terrorists in war-ravaged Syria are trying to develop a new generation of bombs that could be smuggled onto commercial planes, ABC News reported on Sunday.

As a result, Washington may ask overseas partners to enhance security measures at airports and is weighing whether to do the same at home, the report said.