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Afghanistan War / United States Marines / Bin Laden, Omar Hunt #651375

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 02, 2002
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Kandahar, Afghanistan: Bill Blakemore) A mission for the United States marines west of Kandahar, Afghanistan, reviewed; details given of the view that the threat of United States force is making remaining the Taliban surrender. [Marine L/Corporal Nicholas AUSTIN - describes the reaction from Afghans to the marines.] [Marine Major Chris HUGHES - reviews what was recovered in the mission.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings; Pentagon: Martha Raddatz) The "game" about the hunt for Saudi terrorist Osama bin Laden and Taliban leader Mullah Mohammed Omar, which is based on thin intelligence, discussed.

Blakemore, Bill;
Jennings, Peter;
Raddatz, Martha

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