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The War / Bush United Nations Address / Mazar-I-Sharif #653353

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Nov 10, 2001
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(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.

(New York: Campbell Brown) President Bush's speech at the United Nations featured; details given of Saudi terrorist Osama bin Laden's claim that he has nuclear weapons; scenes shown of Bush meeting with United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan to talk about the war in Afghanistan. [BUSH - says the victims of the September 11 attack are of many faiths and from many nations; says the obligations on many nations is binding.] The political pressure on Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf for aiding the United States outlined. [BUSH - praises Pakistan.]

(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Norah O'Donnell) The success by the Northern Alliance in northern Afghanistan with the capture of Mazar-i-Sharif reviewed; scenes shown of United States special forces on the ground. [Northern Alliance foreign minister Abdullah ABDULLAH - says the Taliban has left heavy weapons behind.] [USS Theodore Roosevelt battle group R/Admiral Mark FITZGERALD - says the Taliban has fallen back.]

(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.

(Northeast Afghanistan: Jim Maceda) Videophone report from the military front in Afghanistan presented; map shown of the area east and south of Mazar-i-Sharif; scenes shown of the Northern Alliance firing guns.

(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.

(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) The United States military alliance in the war against terror reviewed; details given of the backgrounds of Musharraf, the leader of Uzbekistan, Iran, whom the United States hopes will help create a post-Taliban government and Saudi Arabia. [At the UN, MUSHARRAF - says the Moslems feel a sense of deprivation and hopelessness.] [Newsweek columnist Fareed ZAKARIA - explains Musharraf's background.] [At UN, Iran President Mohammed KHATAMI - (thru translator) speaks out.] [Secretary of State Colin POWELL - says Saudi Arabia has cooperated.]

(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Tomorrow's topic on "Meet the Press" noted.

Brown, Campbell;
Maceda, Jim;
Mitchell, Andrea;
O'Donnell, Norah;
Seigenthaler, John

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