Obama: Security team to keep pressure on enemies
(AP) - President Barack Obama says he has ordered a review of the nation's watchlist system and of its air safetyregulations, and has asked his national security team to keep upthe pressure on terrorists aiming to attack the U.S.
Obama says U.S. officials are doing everything in their power toensure Americans are safe in the wake of the Christmas Day attackon a Northwest Airlines flight bound for Detroit.
The president, issuing a statement Monday during his holidayvacation in Honolulu, says U.S. authorities will not rest untilthey find everyone involved in the attack in Detroit and hold themaccountable.
Obama's remarks were his first in public about a Nigerian man'salleged attempt to bring down the airliner.