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US urges vigilance for travel in Europe

Europe remains on a high state of alert after warnings that Islamist militants are planning commando-style attacks in the UK, Germany and France.

It appears the information about the alleged plot came from a German citizen, of Afghan origin, who was captured in Afghanistan over the summer.

The US authorities are urging Americans in Europe to be vigilant.

The BBC's Jane O'Brien reports from Washington.

  • 04 Oct 2010
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