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Pakistan / Rockets Attack / United States Terrorism Response #428119

CNN Evening News for Friday, Nov 12, 1999
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(Islamabad, Pakistan: Nic Robertson) A rocket attack in Islamabad, Pakistan, reported; details given of the suspicion that terrorist sponsor Osama bin Laden may have played a role. [Senior Police Superintendent Nasar Ahmed DURRANI - says only one building was hit.] [PERSON (thru translator) - says the bombs are homemade.]

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(Studio: David Ensor) The United States government response to the Pakistan rocket attack reported; details given of the upcoming deadline for Afghanistan to expel bin Laden. [State Department spokesman James RUBIN - says the attack is being investigated.]

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pierre Thomas) Concerns that the FBI must reorganize its priorities to combat terrorism examined. [FBI Assistant Director Thomas PICKARD - says terrorism is very different to deal with.] [Author Ronald KESSLER - talks about not having counterintelligence and counterterrorism demands conflict.] [Select Intelligence Committee Chairman Representative Porter GOSS - says intelligence investigations have not been thorough enough.]

Ensor, David;
Robertson, Nic;
Thomas, Pierre;
Woodruff, Judy

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