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Afghanistan / Aid Workers Release #654929

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 14, 2001
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Islamabad: Tom Mintier) The release of eight foreign aid workers, including Americans Heather Mercer and Dayna Curry, by the Taliban in Afghanistan reviewed; details given about how John Mercer probably found out about his daughter's "facilitated rescue."

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jamie McIntyre) Reports on how the aid workers were probably lifted out of Afghanistan by special operations helicopters reviewed.

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Crawford, Texas: John King) The reaction of President Bush to the aid workers' release reviewed. [In Crawford, Texas, BUSH - comments on the closing of this chapter of "Afghan theater;" says we are making substantial gains on the ground in Afghanistan, but we must be patient (in the hunt for Saudi terrorist Osama bin Laden).]

Brown, Aaron;
King, John;
McIntyre, Jamie;
Mintier, Tom

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