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Pakistan / Drone Strike #1055130

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 29, 2013
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(Studio: Norah O’Donnell) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: David Martin) A drone strike in North Waziristan, Pakistan that killed Taliban commander Wali ur-Rehman† reviewed; details given about his connection to the attempted assassination of schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai, the 2008 bombing of the Marriott Hotel in Islamabad, the 2009 suicide bombing that killed 7 CIA operatives and the 2010 Times Square bomb plot. [May 23, President OBAMA – says we act against terrorists who pose a continuing and imminent threat to the American people.]

O’Donnell, Norah;
Martin, David

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