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Command Shifts Amid Fears of Terrorist Attacks on Ports

Reflecting growing fears that a major terrorism attack could come by sea, a top American naval officer officially took over the U.S. Northern Command on Friday, vowing to enhance maritime security nationwide.Adm. Timothy J. Keating, who is replacing retiring Air Force Gen. Ralph Eberhart, said terrorists considered America’s ports vulnerable. “It hasn’t received a lot of attention because of the way they came at us on Sept. 11,” he told reporters. “It may not be our biggest vulnerability, but it might be the way that terrorists think they might best attack us.”Full Story

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