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Afghanistan War / Mazar-I-Sharif and Kandahar / Government Talks #650954

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 02, 2001
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jim Sciutto) The capture at the prison in Mazar-i-Sharif of an American soldier {John Walker} with the Taliban and the Marine presence on the ground in southern Afghanistan featured. [Marine Major James HIGGINS - comments.] [RUMSFELD - says air assistance will be needed to get Kandahar to surrender.]

(Studio: Carole Simpson; Bonn; John Yang) The temporary agreement for an interim government in Afghanistan discussed.

(Studio: Carole Simpson) The return home to the United States of the body of CIA agent Mike Spann, who was killed in Mazar-i-Sharif, reported; scenes shown from Andrews Air Force Base, MD.

Sciutto, Jim;
Simpson, Carole;
Yang, John

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