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America Strikes Back / Afghanistan / Mazar-I-Sharif #653768

NBC Evening News for Friday, Nov 09, 2001
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) Conformation that the Northern Alliance has captured Mazar-i-Sharif in northern Afghanistan reported; scenes shown of smoke in the distance. [Northern Alliance foreign minister Dr. Abdullah ABDULLAH - says there were heavy Taliban casualties.] [Joint Chiefs of Staff R/Admiral John STUFFLEBEEM - talks about striking retreating Taliban troops.] [Pentagon spokesperson Victoria CLARKE - comments.]

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Northern Afghanistan: Jim Maceda) The activities of the Northern Alliance as troops move into Mazar-i-Sharif reported; details given of the strategic importance of the city.

Maceda, Jim;
Miklaszewski, Jim;
Williams, Brian

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