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Afghanistan War / Northern Alliance vs. Taliban #650476

ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 12, 2001
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Map shown of northern Afghanistan.

(Ribat, Afghanistan: David Wright) The rout of the Taliban in northern Afghanistan by Northern Alliance forces featured; scenes shown of the soldiers firing into Taliban lines while United States air strikes continued. [Northern Alliance foreign minister Abdullah ABDULLAH - says we will stop at Kabul.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings; Pentagon: John McWethy) The concerns at the State Department and United Nations about the fast pace of the Taliban's retreat and the US involvement with movement on the ground discussed.

Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John;
Wright, David

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