Search the Archive

America Fights Back / Afghanistan / Mazar-I-Sharif #652235

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 09, 2001
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: David Martin) Claims that the Northern Alliance is moving into Mazar-i-Sharif and that Taliban troops are retreating reported; details given of plans for the United States to use the Mazar-i-Sharif airfield as a base. [British Prime Minister Tony BLAIR - says there has been progress in taking the town.] [Joint Chiefs of Staff R/Admiral John STUFFLEBEEM - says distributing humanitarian aid will become much more efficient.] (Note: shaky video.)

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Khudia Bahoudin, Afghanistan: Byron Pitts) The situation of Mazar-i- Sharif while under Taliban control and the importance of control over Mazar- i-Sharif examined; scenes shown. [United Front foreign minister Abdullah ABDULLAH - says taking control of Mazar-i-Sharif is an important victory.]

Reporter(s):
Martin, David;
Pitts, Byron;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:04:10

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.