NBC Evening News for Friday, Jan 11, 2002
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) The arrival of 20 of the most dangerous detainees from the war in Afghanistan at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and the arrest of 13 Islamic militants in Singapore accused of planning an attack against American servicemen featured; scenes shown from Cuba of the detainees' plane landing and from a Singapore videotape that was found in Afghanistan. [Secretary of Defense Donald RUMSFELD - says one prisoner was sedated during the trip.] [Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman General Richard MYERS - says these prisoners would take extreme means to bring down a plane.] [US Marines Captain Dan GREENWOOD - says the Marines will fight back against attacks with as much force as possible.]