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What’s behind the ban on electronic devices on some overseas flights?


NBC News’ Pete Williams joins TODAY to supply background on the temporary ban on electronic devices on flights from some Middle Eastern and African countries. He says the ban is based on intelligence reports and is not urgent, pointing out that U.S. airports have several days to put it into effect.

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