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Afghanistan War / Mazar-I-Sharif #650656

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 27, 2001
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Martha Raddatz) United States air strikes in southern Afghanistan against the Al Qaeda network featured; scenes shown. [US Central Command General Tommy FRANKS - comments on the United States objectives; says we will analyze for evidence of weaponry.] [Secretary of Defense Donald RUMSFELD - cites pursuit.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Statement from the Northern Alliance that the riot by Taliban prisoners in Mazar-i-Sharif has been put down noted.

(Kabul: Bob Woodruff) The bloody battle against the Taliban resistance still inside the fort featured; scenes shown of special forces soldiers going back into the prison and of prisoners' bodies everywhere.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) The status of the five soldiers wounded yesterday by friendly fire updated.

(Studio: Peter Jennings; Bonn: John Yang) The first day of the conference in Germany to set up a new government for Afghanistan discussed; scenes shown of the negotiators in Bonn, Germany.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) United States pressure on other countries to get an Algerian pilot accused of training hijackers reported.

Jennings, Peter;
Raddatz, Martha;
Woodruff, Bob;
Yang, John

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