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America Fights Back / Afghanistan War / Air Campaign #651868

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 01, 2001
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: David Martin) The continuing air attack against Taliban targets in Afghanistan featured; details given of preparation for a ground offensive by United States and Northern Alliance troops; scenes shown of bombing runs. [Secretary of Defense Donald RUMSFELD - says there has been heavy ground fire; says cluster bombs are being used to kill Taliban troops.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Hojabahaoudin Afghanistan: Maureen Maher) The lack of signs of movement along the battlefield fronts in spite of the air campaign reported; scenes shown of the United Front (Northern Alliance) in the field and bombing in Afghanistan.

(Studio: Dan Rather) Turkey's commitment of troops to the war in Afghanistan reported.

Maher, Maureen;
Martin, David;
Rather, Dan

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