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Afghanistan War / Bin Laden Hunt #650844

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 13, 2001
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: John McWethy) New efforts by the United States ground and air forces to capture Al Qaeda leaders in the mountains of Afghanistan featured. [Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman General Richard MYERS - says we want to catch fighters for interrogation.] ABC News exclusive video for last month's fighting during the prison riot in Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan, shown. [Secretary of Defense Donald RUMSFELD -says we think bin Laden is hiding in Afghanistan.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Tora Bora, Afghanistan: Dan Harris) The serious battle between Afghan tribal commanders and the Taliban near Tora Bora featured; scenes shown near the front lines, including United States bombing raids; details given of suspicions that Saudi terrorist Osama bin Laden may have fled to Pakistan.

Harris, Dan;
Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John

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