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Shoppers urged to be extra vigilant at Mall of America

Mall outside Minneapolis targeted for terrorist attack in video posted by radical Islamist group

Mall of America officials said they had tightened security after Al-Shabab, an extremist group in Somalia that is linked to Al-Qaeda, posted a 75-minute video on Saturday.


THE United States' top homeland security official urged shoppers on Sunday to be "particularly careful" in visiting the Mall of America, a sprawling shopping centre outside Minneapolis, after it was targeted for a terrorist attack in a video posted by a radical Islamist group...

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