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War Room (Afghanistan: After Kabul: Amin, Clark, Thompson Interview) Part I #654892

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 13, 2001
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(Studio: Wolf Blitzer) Live discussion held with Northern Alliance representative Haron Amin, former NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) supreme commander retired General Wesley Clark and former envoy to Afghan resistance Peter Tomsen about the ground war in Afghanistan and the fall of Kabul. [CLARK - says forces start to grind down after several days; explains that ethnic groups tend to follow their own leaders.] [AMIN - defends sending security forces into Kabul; accuses the Pakistanis of playing the ethnic issue; comments on "certain acts of reprisals."] [TOMSEN - says no force taking over Kabul has ever agreed to share power; warns that factions were led by extremists in prior wars.]

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