Obama White House to release Flight 253 report on Thursday

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WASHINGTON–White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs just said at his Wednesday briefing that the unclassified version of the review of U.S. “detection capabilities”—in the wake of the foiled terrorist attack on Northwest Flight 253–will be released on Thursday.

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