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Afghanistan War / Walker Case / Charges #654315

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 15, 2002
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pete Williams) The charges brought against American-born Taliban fighter in Afghanistan John Walker examined; details given of plans to try him in civilian court instead of in a military tribunal; scenes shown of Walker in Mazar-i-Sharif in November 2001. [Attorney General John ASHCROFT - says Walker chose to "embrace fanatics" even after learning about the September 11 attack on America.] [Former federal prosecutor Joseph DiGENOVA - says Walker's interviews will be evidence that information Walker gave to the FBI was voluntary.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Williams, Pete
Duration:
00:02:30

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